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academic administrator

Allan H. Clark, American academic administrator. Board directors New York Council for Humanities, since 1986. Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Association Higher Education, American Mathematics Society, American Council Education, New York Academy of Sciences, American Association Presidents of Indiana Colleges & Universities, Sigma Xi.

Background

Clark, Allan H. was born on July 16, 1935 in Cincinnati. Son of Elmer Edward and Dorothy Mildred (Hersh) Clark.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Mathematics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1957. Master of Arts in Mathematics, Princeton University, 1959. Doctor of Philosophy in Mathematics, Princeton University, 1961.

Career

Instructor Brown University, Providence, 1961-1963, assistant professor, 1963-1966, associate professor, 1966-1970, professor, 1970-1975, head mathematics department, 1971-1973. Visiting member Institute Advanced Study, Princeton, New Jersey, 1965-1966. Guest professor Matematisk Institute, Aarhus (Denmark) University, 1970-1971.

Dean school science Purdue University, Lafayette, Indiana, 1975-1985. President Clarkson University, Potsdam, New York, since 1985. Vice president, board directors Northern Advanced Technology Corporation, since 1985.

President, board directors Associated Colleges of St. Lawrence Valley, since 1985. Administrative representative of Purdue University, University Corporation for Atmospheric Research, 1979-1985. Trustee Universities Research Association Inc., 1976-1982.

Board directors Marine Midland Bank. Member board overseers, chair visiting committee for research, publications public service Nelson A. Rockefeller Institute Government, since 1986.

Membership

Board directors New York Council for Humanities, since 1986. Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Association Higher Education, American Mathematics Society, American Council Education, New York Academy of Sciences, American Association Presidents of Indiana Colleges & Universities, Sigma Xi.

Connections

Married Jean Cornelia Dunn, June 24, 1961 (divorced January 1979). Children: Edward, Geoffrey, Nathaniel.

father:
Elmer Edward Clark

mother:
Dorothy Mildred (Hersh) Clark

spouse:
Jean Cornelia Dunn

children:
Edward Clark

Geoffrey Clark

Nathaniel Clark