Bill Crider is chair of the English department at Alvin Community College. He is also the author of the Professor Sally Good and the Carl Burns mysteries. He lives with his wife in Alvin, Texas.
Bill Crider is chair of the English department at Alvin Community College. He is also the author of the Professor Sally Good and the Carl Burns mysteries. He lives with his wife in Alvin, Texas. See less
The following is a personality profile of Bill Crider based on his work.
Bill Crider is unpretentious and social.
He is unconcerned with art, he is less concerned with artistic or creative activities than most people who participated in our surveys. He is assertive as well: he tends to speak up and take charge of situations, and he is comfortable leading groups. But, Bill Crider is also intermittent: he has a hard time sticking with difficult tasks for a long period of time.
More than most people, his choices are driven by a desire for organization.
He is also relatively unconcerned with tradition: he cares more about making his own path than following what others have done. Considers helping others to guide a large part of what he does: he thinks it is important to take care of the people around him.
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