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academic administrator , History educator

William Irwin Shorrock, American History educator, academic administrator. Named Fulbright Research fellow United States Information Agency, Washington, 1985. Member Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

Shorrock, William Irwin was born on June 16, 1941 in Milwaukee. Son of William Joseph and Helen Louise (Irwin) Shorrock.

Education

Bachelor, Denison U., 1963; Master of Arts, University of Wisconsin, 1965; Doctor of Philosophy, University of Wisconsin, 1968.

Career

Assistant professor of history, University of Wisconsin -Marathon County, Wausau, 1967-1969; assistant professor of history, Cleveland (Ohio) State University, 1969-1973; associate professor of history, Cleveland (Ohio) State University, 1973-1982; professor of history, Cleveland (Ohio) State University, since 1982; chair department history, Cleveland (Ohio) State University, 1980-1987; vice provost for academic affairs, Cleveland (Ohio) State University, since 1989. Board directors Denison U. Research Foundation, Granville, Ohio, since 1988.

Membership

Member Phi Beta Kappa.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: tennis, jogging.

Connections

Married Marjorie Jean Brintnall, August 29, 1964. Children: David William, Kimberly Lynn.

father:
William Joseph Shorrock

mother:
Helen Louise (Irwin) Shorrock

spouse:
Marjorie Jean Brintnall

children:
David William Shorrock

Kimberly Lynn Shorrock