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Chemical engineering educator

James Clifton Holste, American chemical engineering educator. Patentee in field. Recipient alumnus of year award Concordia College, 1994. Board directors, secretary Concordia University Systems, St. Louis, 1992-2001. Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Institute of Chemical Engineers, American Physical Society, American Chemical Society, American Society Engineering Education.

Background

Holste, James Clifton was born on February 8, 1945 in Colby, Kansas, United States. Son of Clifton John and Irene Ellen (Luedders) Holste.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Concordia Teacher's College, 1966. Doctor of Philosophy, Iowa State University, 1973.

Career

Research associate National Bureau Standards, Boulder, Colorado, 1973-1975. From engineering research associate to associate dean science Texas Agricultural and Mechanical University, College Station, 1975—2003. Assistant director research Texas Engineering Exp.

Station, 1995—1997; associate dean academy affairs Texas Agricultural and Mechanical University, Qatar, since 2003. Consultant Precision Measurement, Duncanville, Texas, 1984-1990, Shell Development, Houston, 1978-1982, OPC Engineering, Houston, 1981-1983, Precision Machine Products, Dallas, 1981-1984.

Achievements

  • Professional engineer, Texas.

Membership

Board directors, secretary Concordia University Systems, St. Louis, 1992-2001. Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Institute of Chemical Engineers, American Physical Society, American Chemical Society, American Society Engineering Education.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: music, softball. Patentee in field.

Connections

Married Cathleen Ann Haring, June 21, 1969. Children: Rachel Suzanne, Jill Cathleen.

father:
Clifton John Holste

mother:
Irene Ellen (Luedders) Holste

spouse:
Cathleen Ann Haring

children:
Rachel Suzanne Holste

Jill Cathleen Holste