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Management educator

Herbert Moskowitz, American management educator. Recipient Distinguished Doctoral Student award, University of California at Los Angeles Alumni Association, 1969-1970; Fulbright Research scholar, 1985-1986.

Background

Moskowitz, Herbert was born on May 26, 1935 in Paterson, New Jersey, United States. Son of David and Ruth (Abrams) Moskowitz.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Newark College Engineering, 1956. Master of Business Administration, United States International University, 1964. Doctor of Philosophy, University of California at Los Angeles, 1970.

Career

Research engineer, General Electric, 1956-1960;systems design engineer, General Dynamics Convair, San Diego, 1960-1965;assistant professor, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, 1970-1975;associate professor, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, 1975-1979;professor, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, 1979-1985;Distinguished professor, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, 1985-1987;James B. Henderson Distinguished professor, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, 1987-1991;Lewis B. Cullman District professor manufacturing management, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, since 1991;director center management manufacturing enterprises, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana. Consultant American Telephone & Telegraph Company, Inland Steel Company, Abbott laboratories, others. Advisory panelist National Science Foundation, since 1990.

Membership

Board of directors Sons of Abraham Synagogue, Lafayette, Indiana, since 1970. Member Lafayette Klezmorem, since 1973. Captain United States Air Force, 1956-1960.

Fellow Decision Sciences Institute (secretary 1985-1987, vice president 1978-1980). Member Operations Research Society American/Institute Management Science (liaison officer since 1977, panel member, advisor National Science Foundation and Fulbright Scholar program since 1993), Tau Beta Pi, Pi Tau Sigma.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: Jewish music, tennis.

Connections

Married Heather Mary Lesgnier, February 25, 1968. Children: Tobias, Rebecca, Jonas.

father:
David Moskowitz

mother:
Ruth (Abrams) Moskowitz

spouse:
Heather Mary Lesgnier

children:
Tobias Moskowitz

Rebecca Moskowitz

Jonas Moskowitz