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Leslie Guy McCracken

Leslie Guy McCracken, American electrical engineer, educator. Registered professional engineer, Pennsylvania. President Rosemont Elementary School Parent-Teachers Association, Bethlehem, 1969; Member of American Association of University Professors, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (senior, chairman section 1959-1960), New York Academy of Sciences, American Society Engineering Education, Sigma Xi.

Background

  • McCracken, Leslie Guy was born on June 8, 1925 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Leslie Guy and Ann Love (Crawford) McCracken.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1945. Master of Science in Electrical Engineering, Lehigh University, 1947. Doctor of Philosophy in Electrical Engineering, Pennsylvania State University, 1952.

    Career

    • Registered professional engineer Pennsylvania Graduate assistant Lehigh University, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, 1946-1947. Research assistant Pennsylvania/State University, State College, 1947-1949, instructor, 1948-1951. Electronic scientist Naval Research Laboratory, Washington, 1951-1956.

      Associate professor electrical engineering Lehigh University, Bethlehem, since 1956. Member technical staff Bell Laboratories, Allentown, Pennsylvania, 1957.

    Major achievements

    • Registered professional engineer, Pennsylvania.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals. President Rosemont Elementary School Parent-Teachers Association, Bethlehem, 1969.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Lutheran

    Membership

    President Rosemont Elementary School Parent-Teachers Association, Bethlehem, 1969. Member of American Association of University Professors, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (senior, chairman section 1959-1960), New York Academy of Sciences, American Society Engineering Education, Sigma Xi.

    Connections

    • Married Lucille Edna Herbert, June 28, 1947. 1 child, LuAnn.
    • father: Leslie Guy McCracken
    • mother: Ann Love (Crawford) McCracken
    • spouse: Lucille Edna Herbert
    • child: LuAnn McCracken
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