Thorson, James A., 1946-2020
Jim Thorson was born in Chicago, IL. He received a B.S. (1967) from the University of Northern Illinois in DeKalb, IL, an M.S. from the University of North Carolina, and a Ph.D. (1975) from the University of Georgia. In 1991, Professor Thorson received the UNO Award for Distinguished Research or Creative Activity.
He passed away on May 23, 2020, at age 73, survived by his wife Judy.
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The Jim Thorson Papers is comprised of correspondence, books, and journals, dated from about 1980 until about 1997. Each publication in this collection includes a chapter or article authored by Thorson or another faculty member from the Department of Gerontology at the University of Nebraska at Omaha. This collection has not yet been further arranged or described.