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educator , engineer

Herbert Theodore Jenkins, American educator, engineer. member of faculty, Cornell, 1935-1957, professor сivil engineering, 1949-1957, head сivil engineering drawing, 1937-1957; member of faculty University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, professor civil engring, 1957-1970, chairman of the department engineering graphics, 1957-1968.; Member American Society C.E., American Society for Engineering Education.

Background

Jenkins, Herbert Theodore was born on July 30, 1902 in Detroit, Michigan, United States. Son of Herbert T. and Imogene Belmont (Stone) J., Senior.

Education

Bachelor of Science in C.E., University of Michigan, 1930, M.S.E., 1932.

Career

Private practice сivil engineering, Ann Arbor and Detroit, 1932-1935. Member of faculty, Cornell, 1935-1957, professor сivil engineering, 1949-1957, head сivil engineering drawing, 1937-1957. Cartographer United States Geological Survey, 1950.

Construction engineering Bogema, Gifft, & Jenkins, Ithaca, 1948-1957. Member of faculty University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, professor civil engring, 1957-1970, chairman of the department engineering graphics, 1957-1968.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Soil Mechanics Laboratory Manual, Physical Properties of Soils, 1947.

Membership

Member of faculty, Cornell, 1935-1957, professor сivil engineering, 1949-1957, head сivil engineering drawing, 1937-1957. Member of faculty University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, professor civil engring, 1957-1970, chairman of the department engineering graphics, 1957-1968. Member American Society C.E., American Society for Engineering Education.

Connections

Married Mary Elizabeth Gill, December 26, 1925. Children: Peter VanWyck, Paul Andrew.

father:
Herbert T. Jenkins

mother:
Imogene Belmont (Stone) Jenkins

spouse:
Mary Elizabeth Gill

children:
Peter VanWyck Jenkins

Paul Andrew Jenkins