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educator , historian

Victoria Beardslee Tashjian, American historian, educator. Member of Ghana Studies Council, African Studies Association, American History Association.

Background

Tashjian, Victoria Beardslee was born on August 26, 1960 in Bethesda, Maryland, United States. Daughter of Carol Miles and Armen Haig Tashjian.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, 1995.

Career

Assistant to John Kenneth Galbraith Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1984—1984. Director development Region West Family Counseling Service, Newton, 1984—1986. Research associate University Ghana, Institute African Studies, Legon, Ghana, 1990.

Assistant professor St. Norbert College, De Pere, Wisconsin, 1993—1999, associate professor, since 1999.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Co-author: (book) I Will Not Eat Stone: A Women's History of Colonial Asante, 2008. Contributor articles to professional publications, chapters to books.

Membership

Member of Ghana Studies Council, African Studies Association, American History Association.

Connections

Married Robert Scott Kramer, June 17, 1989. 1 child Allegra Kramer.

father:
Carol Miles

mother:
Armen Haig Tashjian

spouse:
Robert Scott Kramer

child:
Allegra Kramer Tashjian