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Richard H. Brodhead

AKA Richard Halleck Brodhead

Born: 17-Apr-1947
Birthplace: Dayton, OH

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Educator

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: President, Duke University

Wife: Cynthia (attorney, m. 1970, one son)
Son: Daniel

    High School: Phillips Academy Andover
    University: BA English, Yale University (1968)
    University: MPhil, Yale University (1970)
    University: PhD English, Yale University (1972)
    Professor: English, Yale University (1972-2004)
    Administrator: Chair, Department of English, Yale University (1988-93)
    Administrator: Dean, Yale College, Yale University (1993-2004)
    Professor: English, Duke University (2004-)
    Administrator: President, Duke University (2004-)

    American Academy of Arts and Sciences 2004
    American Studies Association
    Carnegie Corporation Board of Directors (2004-)
    Modern Language Association
    Science Debate 2008
    Guggenheim Fellowship 1986

Author of books:
Hawthorne, Melville, and the Novel (1976)
The School of Hawthorne (1986)
Cultures of Letters: Scenes of Reading and Writing in Nineteenth-Century America (1993)
The Good of this Place: Values and Challenges in College Education (2004)

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