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Jules Jacob Schwartz

Jules Jacob Schwartz, American management educator. Patentee in field. Recipient General J. Ernest Smith prize.; Chrysler fellow; Metcalf prize Boston University. Served to lieutenant colonel United States Army, 1953-1957. Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers, American Institute Aeronautics an Astronautics, National Society Professional Engineers, Tau Beta Pi, Beta Gamma Sigma, Phi Kappa Phi.

Background

  • Schwartz, Jules Jacob was born on April 9, 1932 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Harry J. and Marion E. (Friedmann) Schwartz.

  • Education

    • Biomedical Engineering, University Delaware, 1953. Master of Business Administration, University Delaware, 1963. Doctor of Business Administration (fellow), Harvard University, 1973.

      Doctor of Hebrew Literature (honorary), Harvard University, 1982.

    Career

    • Engineer Westinghouse Electric Company, Philadelphia, 1953. Program manager Thiokol Chemical Corporation, 1957-1969. Associate professor, assistant dean Wharton School, University Pennsylvania, 1973-1977.

      Dean, professor management and engineering School Management Boston University, 1977-1980, chairman university faculty, since 1991. Board directors Legal Seafoods Corporation, Infinetics Inc., Analogic Corporation, Hart, Whitley & Company. Governor Boston Stock Exchange.

      Consultant Xerox, International Telephone & Telephone, Getty Oil, Philadelphia National Bank, American Telephone & Telegraph Company, New England Telephone –°ompany, A.D. Little, Philip Morris, Bristol Myers, Prime Computer. Receiver United States District Court (Delaware), since 1969.

    Major achievements

    • Patentee in field.

    Works

    • Author: Corporate Policy.

    Membership

    Served to lieutenant colonel United States Army, 1953-1957. Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers, American Institute Aeronautics an Astronautics, National Society Professional Engineers, Tau Beta Pi, Beta Gamma Sigma, Phi Kappa Phi. Clubs: Harvard (New York City and Boston).

    Army-Navy (Washington).

    Connections

    • Married Sandra Leigh Burgoon, December 18, 1971.
    • father: Harry J. Schwartz
    • mother: Marion E. (Friedmann) Schwartz
    • spouse: Sandra Leigh Burgoon
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    Nationality
    • 1953
      University Del.
    • 1963
      University Del.
    • 1973
      Harvard University
    • 1982
      Harvard University
    • 1953
      Engineer, Westinghouse Electric Company
      Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
    • 1957 - 1969
      program manager, Thiokol Chemical Corporation
    • 1973 - 1977
      associate professor, dean Wharton School
    • 1973 - 1977
      assistant, dean Wharton School
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