Dr. Joseph Cooper, Rice University Acting Provost, 1973-1974

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Title

Dr. Joseph Cooper, Rice University Acting Provost, 1973-1974

Subject

Joseph Cooper,

Description

Portrait of Joseph Cooper

Abstract

While Rice University Provost Dr. Frank Vandiver was at West Point (1973-74), Dr. Joseph Cooper, Professor of Political Science, was appointed acting provost by President Hackerman. He became a member of the Rice faculty in 1967. He was a graduate of Harvard where he received his Master’s and Ph.D. degrees. He served as chairman of the Department of Political Science from 1967 to 1972 and was the founding dean of the School of Social Sciences from 1979-88. He is a specialist on the U. S. Congress and has appeared as a witness before Congressional committees on several occasions. In 1976 Dr. Cooper served as staff director of the U. S. House Commission on Administrative Review in Washington, D.C.

Cooper served under President Hackerman.

Source

Forms part of the Photograph-Individual Joseph Cooper vertical file

Publisher

Digital version published by Woodson Research Center, Fondren Library, Rice University

Date

1978

Rights

Contact Woodson Research Center, Fondren Library, Rice University for reproductions, rights and permission to publish

License

This work is licensed under a Creative Commons-Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/

Format

Photographs

Extent

47.5 KB

Language

eng

Type

Image

Identifier

wrc01382