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George Edward Willis

George Edward Willis, American electronics technology educator, land developer. Certified teacher in postsecondary technical education, high school science teacher and supervisor, principal. Recipient Community Service award Mayor of Odessa, 1978. With United States Air Force, 1951-1953; Korea. Member Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (senior; chairman 1977-1978), Texas Junior College Teachers Association.

Background

  • Willis, George Edward was born on December 24, 1932 in Del Rio, Texas, United States. Son of Robert Dean and Ruthie Lee (Jones) Willis.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Southwest Texas State University, 1958. Master of Education, Sul Ross State University, 1966. Doctor of Education, Texas Agricultural and Mechanical University, 1972.

    Career

    • Teacher physics and electronics Permian High School, Odessa, Texas, 1959-1966. Chairman instrumentation and electronic data processing Odessa College, 1976-1979, instructor, chairman department, electronics, 1966-1972, professor, chairman department electronics, 1972-1989, professor electronics, from 1989.

    Major achievements

    • Certified teacher in postsecondary technical education, high school science teacher and supervisor, principal.

    Works

    • Author: (laboratory manual) Microprocessors, 1989.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Membership

    With United States Air Force, 1951-1953. Korea. Member Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (senior. Chairman 1977-1978), Texas Junior College Teachers Association.

    Personality

    Interests

    Travel, rodeo.

    Connections

    • Married Clara Lou Remmert, December 28, 1954. 1 child, Edward Dean.
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    Born December 24, 1932
    Died November 27, 2006
    (aged 73)
    • 1958
      Southwest Texas State University
    • 1966
      Sul Ross State University
    • 1972
      Texas Agricultural and Mechanical University
    • 1959 - 1966
      Teacher, physics and electronics Permian High School
      Odessa, Texas, United States
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