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Theodore Dixon Long

investor , writer

Theodore Dixon Long, American writer, investor. National Academy of Sciences fellow, Washington, 1973-1974. Trustee, past president Holden Arboretum, Kirtland, Ohio, since 1971; trustee Western Reserve Academy, Hudson, Ohio, since 1974, Strybing Arboretum Society, San Francisco, since 1994. With United States Army, 1955-1957, Korea. Member International House of Japan.

Background

Long, Theodore Dixon was born on June 26, 1933 in Youngstown, Ohio, United States. Son of Theodore Samuel and Gertrude (Drew) Long.

Education

Bachelor, Amherst College, 1955. Master of Arts, Tufts University, 1958. Doctor of Philosophy, Columbia University, 1968.

Career

Consultant Organization of European Cooperation and Development, Paris, 1964-1967. Assistant professor Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, 1967-1974, associate professor, 1974-1981, professor, 1981-1994, dean Western Reserve College, 1977-1985, professor, dean emeritus, since 1994. Chairman Springcreek Corporation, Corte Madera, California, since 1994.

Works

book Science Policies of Industrial Nations: Case Studies of the United States, Soviet Union, United Kingdom, France, Japan and Sweden (Praeger special studies in international politics and government) book Science Policies of Industrial Nations: Case Studies of the United States, Soviet Union, United Kingdom, France, Japan and Sweden (Praeger special studies in international politics and government) book Markets of Provence: A Culinary Tour of Southern France book Markets of Provence: A Culinary Tour of Southern France by Dixon Long (1996) Hardcover book Markets of Provence: A Culinary Tour of Southern France Hardcover - March 15, 1996

Membership

Trustee, past president Holden Arboretum, Kirtland, Ohio, since 1971. Trustee Western Reserve Academy, Hudson, Ohio, since 1974, Strybing Arboretum Society, San Francisco, since 1994. With United States Army, 1955-1957, Korea.

Member International House of Japan.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Collecting ceramics, fundraising, bricolage.

Connections

Married Ellen Corning, August 18, 1962 (deceased July 1989). Children: Samuel Dixon, Maudalison. Married Ruthanne Betlach, June 21, 1994.

father:
Theodore Samuel Long

mother:
Gertrude (Drew) Long

spouses:
Ellen Corning

Ruthanne Betlach

children:
Samuel Dixon Long

Maudalison Long