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Engineering educator

Catherine Skokan, American engineering educator. Achievements include design of energy curriculum for tribal colleges and electrical engineering curriculum for petroleum institiute, Abu Dhabi.

Background

Skokan, Catherine was born on October 21, 1948 in Cincinnati. Daughter of John Anthony and Helene King.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Colorado School Mines, Golden, 1970. Master of Science, Colorado School Mines, Golden, 1972. Doctor of Philosophy, Colorado School Mines, Golden, 1975.

Career

Associate professor geophysics Colorado School Mines, 1991—1996, associate professor engineering, since 1996.

Achievements

  • Achievements include design of energy curriculum for tribal colleges and electrical engineering curriculum for petroleum institiute, Abu Dhabi.

Membership

Chair student committee Envirnomental & Engineering Geophysics Society, Denver, 2003—2008. Program chair, vice president, multidisciplinary engineering division American Association England Educated, since 2007. Violinist Evergreen Chamber Orchestra, Colorado, since 1996.

Member of Tau Beta Pi, Sigma Xi Research Society of America (regional co-director, chapter treasurer since 2007).

Connections

Married Jacob Jerome Skokan, January 20, 1973. Children: Margaret Christine, Jacob John, Paul Matthew, Mary Catherine, Thomas Andrew.

father:
John Anthony

mother:
Helene King

spouse:
Jacob Jerome Skokan

child:
Margaret Christine Skokan

child:
Jacob John Skokan

child:
Paul Matthew Skokan

child:
Mary Catherine Skokan

child:
Thomas Andrew Skokan