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Richard William Trueswell

Richard William Trueswell, educator, industrial engineer. Served to First lieutenant United States Air Force, 1952-1954; Member American Society Mech. Engineers, American Institute Industrial Engineers, American Society Engineering Education, Operations Research Society American, American Library Association, Institute Management Sciences, American Society for Information Sciences, Sigma Xi, Alpha Pi Mu (national president 1970-1972).

Background

  • Trueswell, Richard William was born on October 12, 1929 in Newark. Son of Richard and Mary (Sudsbear) Trueswell.

  • Education

    • Mechanical Engineering, Stevens Institute Technology, 1952. Master of Science in Industrial Mgmt, 1958. Doctor of Philosophy. in Industrial Engineering, Northwestern University, 1964.

    Career

    • Registered profile engineer, Massachusetts Manufacturing engineer Westinghouse Electric Corporation, Pittsburgh, Bath, New York, 1954-1956. Instructor Stevens Institute Technology, Hoboken, New Jersey, 1957-1958. Instructor U. Massachusetts, Amherst, 1958-1959, assistant professor, 1959-1963, associate professor, 1963-1965, chairman industrial engineering, program, 1965-1966, professor, head department industrial engineering, 1966-1975, professor, from 1975.

      Joseph Lucas visiting professor U. Birmingham, England, 1971-1972. Consultant Savage Arms Corporation, Southern Hadley Electric Light Department, Pro-Phy-Lac-Tic Brush Company, Associate Data Processing Company, Nonotuck Manufacturing Company.

    Works

    • Editor: Collection Management quarterly jour. Contributor articles to professional jours.

    Membership

    Served to First lieutenant United States Air Force, 1952-1954. Member American Society Mech. Engineers, American Institute Industrial Engineers, American Society Engineering Education, Operations Research Society American, American Library Association, Institute Management Sciences, American Society for Information Sciences, Sigma Xi, Alpha Pi Mu (national president 1970-1972).

    Connections

    • Married Wilma Anita Morgan, June 27, 1953. Children: Wilma Mary, Richard Douglas, William James, John Charles.
    • father: Richard Trueswell
    • mother: Mary (Sudsbear) Trueswell
    • spouse: Wilma Anita Morgan
    • children: Wilma Mary Trueswell
    • Richard Douglas Trueswell
    • William James Trueswell
    • John Charles Trueswell
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