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John F Gilligan

Born: 1938 in Worcester, MA
Pen Name: John Gilligan

Connection to Illinois: I came to Illinois in 1971 for a postdoctoral internship at the Illinois State Psychiatric Institute, University of Illinois College of Medicine. I remained in Illinois, married in Illinois and since 1972 have continued to live in Central Illinois (Groveland/Peoria). I have contribute over 80 op-eds related to local Illinois as well as national cultural issues. Charles Stoner and I published a book entitled: Adversity Challenge, based on the lives of 40 local successful business leaders.

Biography: A licensed clinical psychologist and now president emeritus of Fayette Companies, Peoria, Il. Past chairman: Peoria Area Chamber of Commerce, Workforce Development Board, Illinois Employers Association and active board member of the Illinois Quality Quest for Health, Talent Force 21, J.C. Proctor Endowment, Creve Coeur Club,and the Institute of Principled Leadership at Bradley University. Presently: Asst. Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Univeristy Illinois College of Medicine and author.


Primary Literary Genre(s): Non-Fiction

Primary Audience(s): Adult readers

John F Gilligan on WorldCat :

Selected Titles

  The adversity challenge
ISBN: 8179925846 OCLC: 953663580

Jaico Publishing New Delhi 2006.

The adversity challenge :
ISBN: 1930771169 OCLC: 47767317

Executive Excellence Pub., South Provo, UT : ©2002.

  The Library of Congress as an embodiment of the American identity
ISBN: 9781606430859 OCLC: 911207939

[Library of Congress], [Washington DC] : [2008]

An overview of the artwork and architecture of the Library of Congress.

The soul of America :
ISBN: 1441513213 OCLC: 436280368

Xlibris Corp., United States : ©2009.