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Harold Wood Bailey

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Harold Wood Bailey, American educator. Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science; member American Mathematics Society, Mathematics Association American, American College Personnel Association, Council of Guidance and Personnel Assns. (treasurer 1948-1950), Phi Eta Sigma. Pi Kappa Delta, Pi Mu Epsilon.

Background

Bailey, Harold Wood was born on October 16, 1901 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of John William and Celestine Marcella (Wood) Bailey.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Ottawa U., 1921, Doctor of Laws, 1941. A.M., University of Illinois, 1924, Doctor of Philosophy., 1926.

Career

Instructor mathematics Ottawa U. 1921-1922. Assistant mathematics University of Illinois, 1922-1925, fellow, 1925-1926, instructor, 1926-1928, associate, 1928-1931, assistant professor, 1931-1942, associate professor, 1942-1949, professor 1949-1971, emeritus, 1971-1974, executive secretary department mathematics, 1934-1938, acting director, 1938-1939, director 1939-1946, student counseling bureau, associate dean, liberal arts and science Chicago Undergrad. Division, 1946-1963, assistant vice president, 1963-1966, assistant chancellor, 1966-1967, asso chancellor, 1967-1971.

Visiting lecturer mathematics Virginia Union U., 1971-1974. Curriculum consultant Chicago Board Education, 1937-1939. Civilian educational advisory Army Training Program, 1943-1944.

Treasurer Illinois League for Nursing, 1955-1961.

Membership

Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science. Member American Mathematics Society, Mathematics Association American, American College Personnel Association, Council of Guidance and Personnel Assns. (treasurer 1948-1950), Phi Eta Sigma.

Pi Kappa Delta, Pi Mu Epsilon.

Connections

Married Marian A. Kinney, August 31, 1926. Children: Marjory Elizabeth, Mary Virginia.

father:
John William Bailey

mother:
Celestine Marcella (Wood) Bailey

spouse:
Marian A. Kinney

children:
Marjory Elizabeth Bailey

Mary Virginia Bailey