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Timothy Joseph Gilfoyle, American historian.

Background

Gilfoyle, Timothy Joseph was born on March 24, 1956 in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Joseph Daniel Gilfoyle and Mary Dorothy Norton.

Education

Bachelor, Columbia University, 1979. Master of Arts, Columbia University, 1980. Doctor of Philosophy, Columbia University, 1987.

Career

Visiting professor Sarah Lawrence College, Bronxville, New York, 1987-1988, Barnard College, New York City, 1988-1989. Assistant professor Loyola University, Chicago, 1989-1995, associate professor, 1995—2003, professor, since 2003, chair, since 2009.

Works

Membership

Board directors, member Chicago Metropolitan History Fair, since 1996. Trustee, Chicago History Museum (formerly the Chicago Historical Society), 2006-present. Museum Sex., New York City.

Advisory board member Encyclopedia American Urban History, 2002-2007. Editorial Board Member, New York History, since 2004. Member American History Association (life), American Studies Association (life), Organization of America History (life), Urban History Association (life).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Basketball.

Connections

Married Mary Rose Alexander, August 19, 1990. Children: Maria Adele, Danielle Louise.

father:
Joseph Daniel Gilfoyle

mother:
Mary Dorothy Norton

spouse:
Mary Rose Alexander

children:
Maria Adele Gilfoyle

Danielle Louise Gilfoyle