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History educator

William Arthur Pelz, American history educator. Fellow Graduate School, Northern Illinois University, 1975-1976. Member German-American Democratic Organization, Chicago, since 1987; member steering committee Inter-Faith Committee on Workers' Issues, Chicago, since 1992.

Background

Pelz, William Arthur was born on March 13, 1951 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of William W. and Florence L. (Scherr) Pelz.

Education

AB, Miami University, Oxford, Ohio, 1971. Master of Arts, Roosevelt University, Chicago, 1972. Master of Arts, Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, 1974.

Doctor of Philosophy, Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, 1983.

Career

Lecturer Political Science, Roosevelt University, Chicago, 1974-1988;lecturer History, Loyola University, Chicago, 1983-1989;lecturer History, DePaul University, Chicago, 1987-1989;assistant professor History, DePaul University, Chicago, 1989-1991;director Social Sciences, DePaul University, Chicago, since 1991. Member American History Association, Washington, since 1983, Illinois Labor History Society, Chicago, since 1986, International Labor History Association, Madison, since 1990. Series editor G.K. Hall Macmillan Public, New York City, since 1992.

Membership

Member German-American Democratic Organization, Chicago, since 1987. Member steering committee Inter-Faith Committee on Workers' Issues, Chicago, since 1992.

Connections

Married Lisa Anne Milne Pelz, September 3, 1990.

father:
William W. Pelz

mother:
Florence L. (Scherr) Pelz

spouse:
Lisa Anne Milne Pelz