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science museum director

Alphonse Thomas DeSena, science museum director. Board directors Pittsburgh Children's Festival, Pittsburgh, North Side Civic Development Council, Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh Regional Center for Science Teachers, Pittsburgh; Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, Association for Educators Teachers Science.

Background

DeSena, Alphonse Thomas was born on June 11, 1947 in New York City.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Fordham University, 1969. Doctor of Philosophy, University Pittsburgh, 1979.

Career

Research assistant, Learning Research and Development Center U. Pittsburgh, 1973-1979;director planning, Buhl Science Lenter, Pittsburgh, 1979-1982;director programs, Buhl Science Lenter, Pittsburgh, 1982-1987;director, Buhl Science Lenter, Pittsburgh, since 1987.

Membership

Board directors Pittsburgh Children's Festival, Pittsburgh, North Side Civic Development Council, Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh Regional Center for Science Teachers, Pittsburgh. Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, Association for Educators Teachers Science.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocation: piano.

Connections

Married Mary Hardin Schopbach, January 1, 1972. Children: Daniel, Rosemary, Jonathan.

spouse:
Mary Hardin Schopbach

child:
Daniel DeSena

child:
Rosemary DeSena

child:
Jonathan DeSena