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James T. Laney

AKA James Thomas Laney

Born: 24-Dec-1927
Birthplace: Wilson, AR

Gender: Male
Religion: Methodist
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Educator, Diplomat

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: President of Emory University, 1977-93

Military service: US Army (counterintelligence)

Father: Thomas Mann Laney
Mother: Mary Hughey
Wife: Berta Radford (m. 1949, five children)

    High School: Central High School, Memphis, TN (1945)
    University: BA Economics, Yale University (1950)
    Theological: MDiv, Yale Divinity School (1954)
    University: PhD, Yale University (1966)
    Professor: Christian Ethics, Vanderbilt University (1966-69)
    Administrator: Dean, Candler School of Theology, Emory University (1969-77)
    Administrator: President, Emory University (1977-93)

    US Ambassador to South Korea (1993-96)
    Member of the Board of Coca-Cola
    Member of the Board of SunTrust Georgia
    Korea Society Advisory Council
    Chi Phi Fraternity
    Traveled to North Korea May-1997

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