William James Cooper, Jr.

Title: Boyd Professor

Company: Louisiana State University

Location: Baton Rouge, LA United States


  • Inductee, Worldwide Lifetime Achievement (2017)
  • Recipient, Jefferson Davis Award, Museum Of Confederacy (2000, 2012)
  • Recipient, Prize For Biography, Los Angeles Times (2001)
  • Honoree, Fellow, National Endowment for the Humanities (1988-1989)
  • Honoree, Guggenheim Fellow (1980-1981)
  • Honoree, Named Distinguished Research Master, Louisiana State University (1980)
  • Honoree, Research Fellow, Charles Warren Center Studies in American History, Harvard University (1975-1976)
  • Honoree, Senior Fellow, Institute of Southern History, The Johns Hopkins University (1971-1972)
  • Featured Listee, Who’s Who in America (1986, 1988, 1990, 1992-2014, 2016)
  • Featured Listee, Who’s Who in the South and Southwest (2000-2015)
  • Featured Listee, Who’s Who in American Education (2005, 2007)


  • Doctor of Philosophy, The Johns Hopkins University
  • Bachelor of Arts, Princeton University

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