Dr. Weinberg has received numerous literary awards for her written works.
SAN ANTONIO, July 26, 2016, Florence M. Weinberg, Ph.D. has been included in Marquis Who’s Who. As in all Marquis Who’s Who biographical volumes, individuals profiled are selected on the basis of current reference value. Factors such as position, noteworthy accomplishments, visibility, and prominence in a field are all taken into account during the selection process.
An award-winning writer and educator, Dr. Weinberg has always been passionate about sharing her experiences with the world. Prior to her retirement, she served as a modern language and literature educator for more than 30 years. Throughout the duration of her career, Dr. Weinberg has received numerous awards for her commitment to language arts. Most recently, she was the recipient of the San Antonio Public Library Arts and Letters Award, which she received in 2012.
After completing a Ph.D. at the University of Rochester, Dr. Weinberg worked her way from Assistant Professor to Full Professor and Chair of Modern Languages at St. John Fisher College. She became Director of International Studies before moving to San Antonio in 1989 and joining Trinity University as Professor of French and Spanish. She served as Chair of the Modern Language Department from 1989 to 1995. Dr. Weinberg maintains involvement with the Modern Language Association, PEN, Renaissance Society of America, Sixteenth Century Studies Conference, Women Writing the West and Toastmasters International. Between 1999 and 2010, she enjoyed residencies at The Hambidge Center for the Creative Arts & Sciences.
Since her retirement in 1999, Dr. Weinberg has dedicated her life to full-time novel writing. Some of her recent works include:
“Anselm: a Metamorphosis,” “Unrest in Eden,” and “Dolet.” Four novels exist in Spanish or German translation. Her historical novels have received 12 finalist or winning awards such as the national Indie Next Generation Book Award, the Eric Hoffer Award, the Pinnacle Book Achievement Award. In recognition of her ongoing contributions to the literary world, Dr. Weinberg has been recognized in a wide variety of honors publications, including Who’s Who in America, Who’s Who in American Women and Who’s Who in the World. In addition, she was included in the 7th and 8th editions of Who’s Who in American Education.