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English language and literature educator

Thomas Edward Fish, American English language educator. Lilly grantee Cumberland College, 1990, named Professor for Excellence in Teaching, 1990. Elder Corbin (Kentucky) Presbyterian Church, 1986, 90-92. Member Modern Language Association, National Council Teachers of English, Popular Culture Association, Browning Institute, South Atlantic Modern Language Association Beta Kappa, Phi Kappa Phi.

Background

Fish, Thomas Edward was born on August 1, 1952 in Redbud, Illinois, United States. Son of Edward Charles and H. Grace (Thomas) Fish.

Education

Bachelor, Iowa State University, Ames, 1974. Master of Arts, University Kansas, 1976. Master of Philosophy, University Kansas, 1979.

Doctor of Philosophy, University Kansas, 1981.

Career

Assistant instructor in English University Kansas, Lawrence, 1974-1981, staff member communications resource center, 1978, 80. Adjunct assistant professor English Iowa State University, 1981-1984. Assistant professor English University Cumberlands, Williamsburg, Kentucky, 1984-1986, associate professor English, 1986-1996, professor English, since 1996.

Director department English and modern foreign language University cumberlands, Williamsburg, Kentucky, 2004—2007, associate dean academic affairs, since 2007. Director re-accreditation Southern Association Colleges Schools, 2003—2006.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Self-study editor Southern Association Colleges & Schools, 1992-1995, 2002-2006.

Membership

Elder Corbin (Kentucky) Presbyterian Church, 1986, 90-92, 2002^. Member Modern Language Association, National Council Teachers English, Popular Culture Association, Browning Institute, South Atlantic Modern Language Association, Appalachian College Association (Teaching with Technology coordinator for English 2000-2003), Phi Beta Kappa, Phi Kappa Phi.

Connections

Married Kathryn Jane Griffith, November 17, 1979. Children: Dana Rose, Sally Kathryn.

father:
Edward Charles Fish

mother:
H. Grace (Thomas) Fish

spouse:
Kathryn Jane Griffith

children:
Dana Rose Fish

Sally Kathryn Fish