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Clarence Delmar Thomas

educator

Clarence Delmar Thomas, American educator. Served to commander United States Navy Reserve, 1942-1946.; Member American Association Physics Teachers, American Society Engineering Education, American Association University Professors, American Physical Society, Sigma Xi, Pi Mu Epsilon.

Background

Thomas, Clarence Delmar was born on October 14, 1900 in Bozeman, Montana, United States. Son of Clarence Edwin and Anna Gusta (Fast) Thomas.

Education

Bachelor of Science, N.E. Missouri State Teachers College, 1927. Master of Arts, University Missouri, 1931, Doctor of Philosophy., 1938.

Career

Principal high school, Ewing, Missouri, 1923-1925, Holden, Missouri, 1925-1927. Physics instructor Carthage (Missouri) High School, 1927-1929. Assistant department physics U. Missouri, 1929-1930.

Instructor Missouri School Mines and Metallurgy, U. Missouri, 1930-1936, assistant professor physics, 1936-1942. Instructor in physics, engineering, science management, defense training Pennsylvania State College, summer 1942. Instructor in physics department electrical engineering United States Naval Academy, 1942-1946.

Associate professor physics, head department U. Tulsa, 1946-1947, professor physics, 1947-1967, head department, 1947-1966. Professor physics Oral Roberts U., Tulsa, 1967-1973. Instructor National Science Foundation In-Service Institute Physics, U. Arkansas, 1964-1965.

Works

  • Contributor to professional journals.

Religion

The life with Christ is not only to live in the atmosphere of your local church. God made his children creative, productive, and therefore able to make the whole world a better place.

Politics

All human life is created by God and therefore is significant and valuable. When governments implement the capital punishment, then the life of the convicted is devalued and all possibilities of change education.

Views

The family is the most basic of human institutions through which people are nurtured and sustained in love, responsibility, and respect.

Membership

Served to commander United States Navy Reserve, 1942-1946. Member American Association Physics Teachers, American Society Engineering Education, American Association University Professors, American Physical Society, Sigma Xi, Pi Mu Epsilon.

Connections

Married Naomi Lucy McClellan, May 25, 1924. Children: Veta Arelyn (Mistress.

father:
Clarence Edwin Thomas

mother:
Anna Gusta (Fast) Thomas

spouse:
Naomi Lucy McClellan

child:
Veta Arelyn (Mrs Thomas