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A Fond Remembrance: William Joseph Murnane, Jr. March 22, 1945–November 17, 2000

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William Joseph Murnane died unexpectedly of heart failure at Baptist Memorial Hospital East in Memphis, Tennessee. Bill Murnane held a Dunavant Professorship in the History Department and was research associate of the Institute of Egyptian Art & Archaeology at the University of Memphis. Bill's dream of sharing his knowledge and experiences with students as a faculty member at a university came true in 1986 when he was appointed Visiting Associate Professor of Egyptology at the University of California, Berkeley. Bill's achievements as an eminent scholar were acknowledged by his receipt of numerous awards and prestigious grants. He won three University faculty research awards. Bill's commitment to professional service extended beyond the University, where he served on numerous politically significant academic committees, such as the Faculty Senate, and as the University's representative to the American Association of University Professors.

Keywords: Bill Murnane; William Joseph Murnane

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