Last updated on: 1/3/2018 | Author: ProCon.org

Gordon Morris Bakken, JD, PhD Biography

Title:
Former Professor of History at California State University at Fullerton
Position:
None Found to the question "Should the Death Penalty Be Allowed?"
Reasoning:

No position found as of May 18, 2010

Involvement and Affiliations:
  • Professor, History, California State University at Fullerton, 1969-2014
  • Distinguished Lecturer, Organization of American Historians, 2007
  • Member, California Judicial Council Advisory Committee on Court Records Management, 1991-1997
  • Parliamentarian, Organization of American Historians, 1990-2001
  • Director, California Supreme Court Historical Society
  • Founding Vice President, California Supreme Court Historical Society
  • Faculty Advisor, Phi Alpha Theta, Theta Pi Chapter at California State University at Fullerton, 1982
  • Recipient, Bradley Fellowship, Montana Historical Society
Education:
  • JD, University of Wisconsin, 1973
  • PhD, University of Wisconsin, 1970
  • MS, University of Wisconsin, 1967
  • BS, University of Wisconsin, 1966
Other:
  • He died of cancer on Dec. 5, 2014 at age 71
  • Active member of the First Lutheran Church of Fullerton