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In December 1939, Roosevelt named Myron Taylor, an Episcopalian, as his personal representative to the Vatican. The area of specialization is open, but the position requires a strong background in theory and method and an area of specialization that will enhance the expertise of current faculty in the department. Monitoring — Monitoring/Assessing performance of yourself, other individuals, or organizations to make improvements or take corrective action.

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