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Education educator

James John Kirkwood, American education educator. Certified Manufacturing engineer. With United States Army, 1958-1966. Member International Technology Education Association, National Society for Study Education, Indiana Industrial Technology Education Association (editor 1982-1988).

Background

Kirkwood, James John was born on January 8, 1935 in Buffalo. Son of Basil Gerard and Emma Mary (Schreiner) Kirkwood.

Education

Associate of Applied Science, Erie Company Technology Institute, Buffalo, 1957. Bachelor of Science, State University College, 1963. Master of Science, State University College, 1964.

Doctor of Philosophy, Purdue University, 1970.

Career

Surveyor, construction foreman, with various companies, Buffalo, 1960-1963;part time instructor, State University College, Buffalo, 1963-1964;teacher, Oak Park (Illinois) Schools, 1964-1966;assistant professor, Ball State University, Muncie, Indiana, 1966-1969;assistant professor, Ball State University, Muncie, 1969-1974;professor, Ball State University, Muncie, 1975-1988;graduate assistant, Purdue University, Lafayette, Indiana, 1968-1969;teacher, St. Francais de Sales School, Abaco, Bahamas, 1974-1975.

Achievements

  • Certified Manufacturing engineer.

Membership

With United States Army, 1958-1966. Member International Technology Education Association, National Society for Study Education, Indiana Industrial Technology Education Association (editor 1982-1988).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: running, triathlons, biking, writing.

Connections

Married Audrey Catherine Sheasley, November 28, 1963. Children: Michael, Matthew, Martin, Anastasia, Jaimie.

father:
Basil Gerard Kirkwood

mother:
Emma Mary (Schreiner) Kirkwood

spouse:
Audrey Catherine Sheasley

child:
Michael Kirkwood

child:
Matthew Kirkwood

child:
Martin Kirkwood

child:
Anastasia Kirkwood

child:
Jaimie Kirkwood