History 1301 Documents
History 1302 Documents
Professor Massey was raised in an
Air Force family and as such had the opportunity to travel widely around
the U.S. and abroad. Following graduation from Southwestern University,
Georgetown, Texas in 1970 he worked for four years in a residential treatment
facility as a counselor. After a one year stint with the Texas Department
of Human Resources Mr. Massey became director of a drug abuse prevention
program for the city of Beeville. He served in that capacity for three years
before coming to Coastal Bend College in 1978. He served in the counseling
office for several years before transitioning into position as a full
time instructor of U.S. History. He has taught a wide variety of
courses including U.S. History, World Civilizations, Psychology and Humanities.
Professor Massey was the chair of the Social Sciences and Humanities Division
for ten years before stepping down from that position.
Professor Massey’s formal
education includes a B.A. in History from Southwestern University, Georgetown,
Texas in 1970; a M.A. in History from the University of Texas at Austin in
1975; a M.S. in Counseling from Texas A&M University at Corpus Christi in
1981 and a M.A. in Psychology from Texas A&M University at Corpus
Christi in 1984. He also completed 18 graduate hours in Humanities from
California State University at Dominguez Hills.
Professor Massey’s interests range from hunting and fishing to
collecting and refinishing antique furniture. He is an avid follower of the
performing arts and regularly attends symphony, operatic and theater
performances in San Antonio.