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Jones, Randall L.


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Testing language proficiency. c1975

A frequency dictionary of German, 2005: CIP t.p. (Randall Jones)

E-mail to publisher, May 4, 2005: (Randall L. Jones, b. Feb. 21, 1939)

BYU Organizational History, via WWW May 11, 2012: College of Humanities (dean from 1993-1998) Humanities Research Center (director, 1983-1990)

BYU Magazine, via WWW, May 11, 2012: College Buzz (2008 Outstanding German Educator Award from the American Association of Teachers of German)

Brigham Young University website, June 19, 2012 (Randall L. Jones; recipient of the Bundesverdienstkreuz Award; honored for his distinguished career in teaching, publishing and promoting the modern German language, a career that began with his experiences as a missionary for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Southern Germany in the 1960s and spanned more than four decades)

Wesleyan University website, via WWW, June 19, 2012 (Randall Jones; professor of German literature; former dean of College of Humanities; founding director of the Humanities Research Center)

Directory of American scholars, 1982: vol. 3, p. 262 (Randall Lee Jones; b. Feb. 21, 1939 in Cedar City, Utah; m. 1962; linguistics, Germanic languages; BA, Brigham Young University, 1963; MA, Brigham Young University, 1965; MA, Princeton University, 1966; Ph.D. linguistics, Princeton University, 1970; assistant professor, linguistics, Cornell University, 1968-1972; linguistic consultant, Central Intelligence Agency Language School, 1972-1974; assistant professor linguistics, Cornell University, 1974-1978; associate professor, 1978-1982; professor of German, Brigham Young University, 1982- )

Who's who in the West, 1994-1995: p. 416 (Randall Lee Jones; German language educator; b. Feb. 21, 1939 in Cedar City, Utah; son of Wayne K. and Aleda (Christiansen) J.; m. Janet Loraine Taylor, May 24, 1962; BA, Brigham Young University, 1963, MA, 1964; MA, Princeton University, 1966, Ph.D., 1970; assistant professor, Cornell University, 1968-72, 1974-78; associate professor, Brigham Young University, 1978-82, professor, 1982- ; Democrat; LDS Church)

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College of Humanities dean records, 1991-1997

 Series — Carton: 5
Identifier: UA 5390 Series 2
Scope and Contents note Includes correspondence, reports, and department files from the tenure of Dean Randall L. Jones. The materials pertain to department and committee meetings, 1991-1997.
Dates: 1991-1997