MACKIN, COOPER RICHERSON, 1933-

Biography:

Educator; university administrator. Born– April 26, 1933, Selma. Parents– Thomas R. and Muriel (Green) Mackin. Education– B.A., Troy State University, 1956; M.A., Tulane, 1958; Ph.D., Rice University, 1962. Married– (1) Catherine Barragy, February 15, 1958 (deceased); (2) Mary Kathryn Ruetten, December 14, 1985. U. S. Army, 1953-55. Children– Three. Taught English at Texas Southern University, 1958-1959; North Texas State University, 1962-1963; University of New Orleans, 1963-1970; dean, College of Liberal Arts, 1969-80; vice chancellor for academic affairs, acting chancellor, Chancellor, 1984-87.  Member Milton Society of America, South Central Modern Language Association, National Conference of Christians and Jews.  Chancellor emeritus, 1987.

Source:

Who’s Who in America, 1982.

Marquis Who’s Who online.

Publication(s):

William Styron. Austin, Tex.; Steck-Vaughan, 1969.