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Civil engineering educator

Irwin Jay Kugelman, American Civil engineering educator. Achievements include patents in field M C.

Background

Kugelman, Irwin Jay was born on February 15, 1937 in Brooklyn. Son of Samuel Solomon and Sylvia (Habas) Kugelman.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Civil Engineering, Cooper Union University, 1958. Master of Science in Sanitary Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1960. ScDCE, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1963.

Career

Junior and assistant civil engineer, City of New York, 1958-1959;research assistant, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1960-1961;assistant professor сivil engineering, New York University, New York City, 1962-1965;research scientist, American Standard Corporation, Piscataway, New Jersey, 1965-1970;research sanitary engineer, United States Environmental Protection Agency, Cincinnati, 1970-1982;director environmental studies, professor сivil engineering, Lehigh University, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, 1982-1996;chair department сivil engineering, Lehigh University, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, 1985-1994;professor сivil engineering, Lehigh University, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, 1982-1996. Consultant Alexander Potter Association, New York City, 1963-1964, Hydrotechnic Corporation, New York City, 1964-1965. Board directors ACT Corporation, Allentown, Pennsylvania.

Member environmental engineering peer panel United States Environmental Protection Agency, 1979-1996.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patents in field M C.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author numerous engineering reports, design manuals. Contributor over 100 articles to technical journals.

Membership

Finance secretary, vice president Northern Hills Synagogue, Cincinnati, 1971-1981. Vice president Bureau Jewish Education, Cincinnati, 1975-1981. Member American Society of Civil Engineers (department chair council 1990-1993, Water Environmental Federation (assistant chair research committee 1986-1991), American Water Works Association, American Chemical Society.

Connections

Married Ruth Lillian Cariski, August 28, 1958. Children: Sylvia E., Harold M., Elizabeth A., Maura J.

father:
Samuel Solomon Kugelman

mother:
Sylvia (Habas) Kugelman

spouse:
Ruth Lillian Cariski

children:
Sylvia E. Kugelman

Harold M. Kugelman

Elizabeth A. Kugelman

Maura J. Kugelman