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Engineer , consultant

Catherine Mary Ford, American engineer, consultant. Graduate fellow National Science Foundation, 1990-1993, Rhone-Poulenc Rorer, 1993-1994, Harvard-Massachusetts Institute of Technology Division Health Sciences and Technology, 1994-1995. Member American Association of University Women (dissertation fellow 1995-1996), American Society Biomechanics, Society Automotive Engineers, Tau Beta Pi.

Background

Ford, Catherine Mary was born on November 27, 1968 in Morristown, New Jersey, United States. Daughter of Gerard A. and Mary E. (Kennes) Ford.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Engineering, University Pennsylvania, 1990. Master of Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1992. Doctor of Philosophy, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1996.

Career

Research assistant orthopedic biomechanics laboratory, Beth Israel Hospital, Boston, 1992-1996;engineer, Failure Analysis Associations, Philadelphia, 1996-1997;senior engineer, Failure Analysis Associations, Philadelphia, since 1997.

Membership

Member American Association of University Women (dissertation fellow 1995-1996), American Society Biomechanics, Society Automotive Engineers, Tau Beta Pi.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: running, piano, backpacking, skiing.

Connections

father:
Gerard A. Ford

mother:
Mary E. (Kennes) Ford