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William Coyle, American educator. Served with United States Marine Corps Reserve, 1942-1945. Member Modern Language Association, Southern Atlantic Modern Language Association, Popular Culture Association, College English Association.

Background

Coyle, William was born on November 8, 1917 in Edinboro, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of William and Vere (Steadman) Coyle.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Edinboro State College, 1938. Master of Literature, University Pittsburgh, 1940. Master of Arts, University Pittsburgh, 1942.

Doctor of Philosophy, Western Reserve University, 1948.

Career

Instructor English, U. Pittsburgh, 1939-1942, 45-46;Instructor English, Western Reserve U., 1946-1948;member of faculty, Wittenberg College, 1948-1968;Professor of English, Wittenberg College, 1956-1968;department chairman, Wittenberg College, 1964-1968;Professor of English, Florida Atlantic U., Boca Raton, 1968-1995;professor emeritus, Florida Atlantic U., Boca Raton, since 1995;department chairman, Florida Atlantic U., 1969-1979. Fulbright lecturer, Sao Paulo, Brazil, 1962-1963.

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Membership

Served with United States Marine Corps Reserve, 1942-1945. Member Modern Language Association, Southern Atlantic Modern Language Association, Popular Culture Association, College English Association.

Connections

Married Charlotte Bliley, July 27, 1940. Children– Mary Jo, Daniel, Barbara.

father:
William Coyle

mother:
Vere (Steadman) Coyle

spouse:
Charlotte Bliley

children:
Mary Jo Coyle

Daniel Coyle

Barbara Coyle