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Philosophy educator

Vernon Alfred Howard, American Philosophy educator. Grantee EXXON Education Foundation, 1983-1986, Latsis Foundation, 1987-1990; fellow John Dewey, 1981-1982, Mandel Foundation, 1991-1994. Fellow Union Club St. John; member Harvard Club of Boston.

Background

Howard, Vernon Alfred was born on October 7, 1937 in Skaargen, Denmark. Arrived in Canada, 1943, came to the United States, 1945. Son of Lars Alfred Jensen and Margaret Grace (Curll) Howard.

Education

Bachelor, University Maine, 1958. Doctor of Philosophy, Indiana University, 1965.

Career

Associate professor, U. Western Ontario, 1967-1970;visiting professor, University of Pennsylvania, 1977-1978;lecturer in education, U. London, 1971-1977;associate professor, Harvard University, since 1978;co-director philosophy of education research center, Harvard University, since 1983. Consultant corporation training Aetna Institute Corporation Education, Hartford, Connecticut, 1989-1991.

Works

Membership

Fellow Union Club St. John. Member Harvard Club of Boston.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocation: classical singing.

Connections

Married Sonia Mora-Reyes, June 20, 1978 (divorced 1982).

father:
Lars Alfred Jensen Howard

mother:
Margaret Grace (Curll) Howard

spouse:
Sonia Mora-Reyes