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Edmond Foster Wiggins, American Academic administrator ( education)university administrator. Recipient Magsaysay award for peace Philippine Government, 1962, Beyond War award, 1987. Member American Society Engineering Education, New England Association Schools and Colls. (evaluation team 1983, 93), Rhode Island Industry-Labor Council (board directors 1977^).


Wiggins, Edmond Foster was born on March 6, 1938 in Providence. Son of Edmond John and Alice Gertrude (Foster) Wiggins.


Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering, University Rhode Island, 1960. Postgraduate, University Philippines, Manila, 1962. Postgraduate, Harvard University, 1991.

Master of Science, University Connecticut, 1970. Doctor of Education, Nova University, 1976.


Electrical engineer electric boat division General Dynamics Company, Groton, Connecticut, 1965—1968. Mathematics instructor Bristol Community College, Fall River, Massachusetts, 1970—1976, chairman department mathematics, 1974—1975, chairman mathematics & engineering department, 1975—1976, assistant dean academy affairs, 1976—1977. Dean academy affairs New England Institute of Technology, Providence, 1977—1988, vice president academy administration, from 1988, mathematics professor.

Consultant Nova University, Alaska, 1976—1978. Adjunct instructor mathematics Roger Williams College, Bristol, Rhode Island, 1975—1984. Consultant Nova University, 1976—1978.


  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.


Member of Rhode Island Industry-Labor Council (board directors since 1977), New England Association Schools & Colleges, American Society Engineering Education (evaluation team member 1983, 1993).


Married Sharon Sue Betts, September 10, 1964;children: Lisa Dawn, David Eric. Children: Lisa Dawn, David Eric.

Edmond Johnand Alice Gertrude (Foster) Wiggins. Wiggins

Sharon Sue Betts

Lisa Dawn Wiggins

David Eric Wiggins

Lisa Dawn Wiggins

David Eric Wiggins