Morlan, John E. (1930-2008)
Year Retired from SJSU
Texas Tech University, 1959 Ed.D.
Abilene Christian University, 1955 M.Ed.
Abilene Christian University, 1952 BS
San Jose State University, 1959-1992
Texas Tech University, 1958-1959
Lubbock, TX, Elementary School Teacher, 1955-1958
U.S. Air Force Inst., 1953-1954
Abilene Christian High School, 1951-1952
Administrative and Professional Experience
Director, 27 major sponsored grants and programs, funded by the National Endowment for the Arts, National Science Foundation, Skaggs Foundation, Office of Bilingual Education and Minority Language Affairs, U.S. Teacher Training Assistance Program, Governments of the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, Republic of Palau, others.
Composer of 18 published and recorded songs, producer of several "singles" and four musical albums.
Visiting Professor/Exchange Scholar: Chulalongkorn University, Thailand; UCLA; Pepperdine University, Christchurch Teachers College (New Zealand); Univ. New South Wales (Australia); others.
Division Head, Educational Leadership and Development, College of Education, SJSU, 1984‑1992; Director of Grad. Studies, COE, SJSU, 1984‑1992.
Director, Pacific Islands Programs, SJSU, 1978‑1992 (involved over 50 professors from throughout the University).
Coordinator, Cooperative Doctoral Programs, SJSU‑USC, 1984‑1992.
Many articles, and author or co‑author of ten books, including
Prep. of Inexpensive Teaching Materials (Harper);
Classroom Learning Centers (Simon and Schuster);
Educating the Disadvantaged Child (Oxford Univ. Press);