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Thirty-One American Scholars Named Winners of 1983-84 Fulbright Awards

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Thirty-one American scholars have been selected to receive 1983-84 Fulbright awards to lecture or conduct advanced research in education.

The award recipients were among 746 scholars from 37 academic fields who were recently chosen to hold appointments in 100 countries.

The senior-scholar segment of the Fulbright program is funded and administered by the United States Information Agency in cooperation with the Council for International Exchange of Scholars.

Established by legislation introduced in 1946 by Senator J. William Fulbright and "re-emphasized" by Congress under the Mutual Educational and Cultural Exchange Act of 1961, the Fulbright program is designed to increase "mutual understanding between the people of the United States and other countries."

The senior Fulbright scholars were selected in a national competition; they were judged on the basis of written proposals and professional qualifications.

To be eligible for lecture and research grants, applicants must be U.S. citizens. Lecturers must have a postdoctoral college or university teaching experience at the level and in the field of lectureship sought, and researchers must have a doctorate or comparable professional qualifications at the time of application. In some cases, proficiency in the language of the country to be visited is required.

For the 1984-85 senior scholar program, general competition for Australia, New Zealand, and Latin American countries closes June 15. For countries in Africa, Asia, Europe, and the Middle East, competition closes Sept. 15.

Applications for the 1984-85 program are available on college campuses at the office of the graduate dean, international-programs director, or chief academic adviser. If not available on campus, applications and further information can be obtained from cies, 11 Dupont Circle, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20036.


Philip G. Altbach, professor of education, State University of New York at Buffalo. Lecturing in comparative education (consultant), Singapore.

James M. Anderson, director of the program in ethnic studies, University of Michigan. Research in education, Netherlands.

Lewis Steven Aptekar, assistant professor of educational psychology, University of Texas at El Paso. Lecturing in special education, Columbia.

Eunice N. Askov, professor of curriculum, Pennsylvania State University. Research in education, Australia.

Morris I. Berger, professor of education, State University of New York at Albany. Lecturing in educational reform and innovation, Cyprus.

Bonnie Jean Bourne, coordinator of education and training, University of Missouri. Lecturing in adult education, Thailand.

William L. Boyd, professor of education, Pennsylvania State University. Research in education, Australia.

Leigh Burstein, associate professor of education, University of California at Los Angeles. Research in multilevel investigations of educational effects, Sweden, Germany, Scotland, Netherlands.

Richard A. Diem, associate professor of education, University of Texas at San Antonio. Lecturing and research in education, Portugal.

Ronald J. Duncan, director, College of the Sacred Heart (Puerto Rico). Lecturing in curriculum planning, Columbia.

Stephen C. Dunnett, director of the Institute of Intensive English, State University of New York at Buffalo. Research in corporate training programs, Japan.

John Henry Durnin, associate professor of education, Villanova University. Lecturing in education and curriculum development, Turkey.

Ned A. Flanders, visiting professor of science education, University of California at Berkeley. Lecturing in education, Australia.

Stephen F. Hamilton, associate professor of human development, Cornell University. Lecturing and research in human development, West Germany.

Stanley Henson, associate professor of secondary education, Arkansas Technical University. Lecturing in science education, Turkey.

Martin L. Johnson, associate professor of curriculum, University of Maryland. Lecturing in mathematics education, Nigeria.

Craig M. Kissock, associate professor of education, University of Minnesota at Morris. Lecturing in education, Zimbabwe.

John I. Kitsuse, professor of sociology, University of California at Santa Cruz. Research in sociology, Japan.

Thomas J. La Belle, professor of education, University of California at Los Angeles. Research in education, Mexico.

Irving Lazar, professor of human services, Cornell University. Lecturing in child development, New Zealand.

Rosemary G. Messick, professor of education, San Jose State University. Lecturing in curriculum development, Brazil.

Dean F. Miller, professor of health education, University of Toledo. Lecturing in health education, Taiwan.

Murry R. Nelson, associate professor of curriculum, Pennsylvania State University. Lecturing in education, Iceland.

Michael Dean Orlansky, assistant professor of special education, University of Virginia. Lecturing in rehabilitation of handicapped children, Yugoslavia.

Richard R. Renner, professor of education, University of Florida. Lecturing in university development, Peru.

Joseph P. Riley 2nd, associate professor of science education, University of Georgia. Lecturing in science education, Philippines.

John E. Rynders, professor of educational psychology, University of Minnesota. Lecturing in educational psychology, Israel.

Paul R. Salomone, professor of special education, Syracuse University. Lecturing in counselor education, Egypt.

John H. Schweitzer, professor of urban affairs, Michigan State University. Lecturing in educational research and teacher education, Singapore.

E. Nelson Swinerton, planning officer in academic affairs, University of Wisconsin at Madison. Lecturing in educational administration, Philippines.

Hubert R. Vance, head of education department, University of Maryland. Lecturing in special education and psychology, Egypt.

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