Dr. Robert Doyle | Franciscan University of Steubenville
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    Dr. Robert Doyle

    Professor of History

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    • Ph. D.-American Culture Studies - Bowling Green State University
    • M. A.-Comparative Literature - Pennsylvania State University
    • B. A.-Liberal Arts, German - Pennsylvania State University

    Professional Experience

    • Professeur and Maître de Conferences (Professor and Visiting Associate Professor), American Civilization, Département d’Etudes Anglaises et Nord-Américaines, Université Marc Bloch, Strasbourg, France
    • Instructor (Part-Time), American Civilization, Department of Foreign Languages, Université Robert Schuman, Strasbourg, France
    • Professor (Fulbright), American Studies, Englisches Seminar, Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität, Münster, Germany
    • Lecturer, American Studies, Department of English, Penn State University, University Park


    • Service Award, Harmon Memorial Lecture, United States Air Force Academy
    • Diversity Recognition Award, Penn State Multicultural Resource Center
    • AFROTC POW/MIA Recognition Award
    • Faculty Marshal, Penn State Associate Degree Program
    • Summer Session Enrichment Teaching Award, Penn State Multicultural Resource Center

    Teaching Grants

    • Fulbright Lecturer, Federal Republic of Germany
    • Penn State, Liberal Arts College Instruction Improvement Grants
    • College of Liberal Arts, Minority Guest Lecture Series
    • American Studies Guest Lecture Program Grant

    Military Service

    • Officer, United States Navy
    • Naval Reserve
    • Vietnam Service

    Select Publications & Accomplishments

    • The Enemy in Our Hands: Americaʼs Treatment of Prisoners of War from the Revolution to the War on Terror.

      The Enemy in Our Hands: Americaʼs Treatment of Prisoners of War from the Revolution to the War on Terror. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky

    • A Prisoner’s Duty: Great Escapes in U. S. Military History

      Annapolis, MD: United States Naval Institute Press, 1997. [Military Book Club, 1998; Bantam, 1999, EBook and Softcover reprints, 2016.]

    • Voices from Captivity: Interpreting the American POW Narrative.

      Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, 1994.

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