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John Lederle played a large role in shaping the Amherst campus as it looks today. He led the charge for UMass Amherst becoming a nationally respected research university, a “great public center for excellence in higher education.” John Lederle played a large role in shaping the Amherst campus as it looks today. He led the charge for UMass Amherst becoming a nationally respected research university, a “great public center for excellence in higher education.”
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Born in Royal Oak, Michigan, Lederle received his Ph.D. in 1942 from the University of Michigan.  He was admitted to the Michigan Bar in 1936, working with a Detroit law firm from 1936 to 1940.  Lederle worked at Brown University from 1941 to 1944, serving as a professor of political science and assistant dean.  He returned to the University of Michigan in 1944, filling a number of professional roles.  Lederle remained at the University of Michigan until 1960, when the University of Massachusetts elected him President of the University. Born in Royal Oak, Michigan, Lederle received his Ph.D. in 1942 from the University of Michigan.  He was admitted to the Michigan Bar in 1936, working with a Detroit law firm from 1936 to 1940.  Lederle worked at Brown University from 1941 to 1944, serving as a professor of political science and assistant dean.  He returned to the University of Michigan in 1944, filling a number of professional roles.  Lederle remained at the University of Michigan until 1960, when the University of Massachusetts elected him President of the University.
-After his retirement in 1970, Lederle was recognized with an appointment to the Joseph B. Ely Chair in Government at the University.+After his retirement in 1970, Lederle was recognized with an appointment to the Joseph B. Ely Chair in Government at the University.  The [[l:lederle_graduate|Lederle Graduate Research Center]] was named in his honor.
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-View the [[http://www.library.umass.edu/spcoll/ead/murg3_1_l43.htm|finding aid]] for the Lederle Papers+View the [[ http://scua.library.umass.edu/ead/murg003_1_l43.html |finding aid]] for the Lederle Papers
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