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James Lee Hecht, American consultant. Recipient Public Service award United States Department Interior, 1979. Member American Chemical Society (chairman Western New York section 1965-1966).

Background

Hecht, James Lee was born on December 21, 1926 in New York City. Son of Leo and Edith (Hoffheimer) Hecht.

Education

Bachelor in Chemical Engineering, Cornell University, 1949. Master of Science, Georgia Institute of Technology, 1951. Doctor of Philosophy, Yale University, 1955.

Career

Research engineer, research supervisor, research associate, senior research associate E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company, Wilmington, Delaware, 1953-1985. Adjunct professor, director Project for the Study of America Future University Delaware, Newark, 1986-1994. Associate scholar Foreign Policy Research Institute, since 1993.

Membership

Member American Chemical Society (chairman Western New York section 1965-1966).

Connections

Married Amy Blatchford, October 10, 1953. Children: Charles B., Margaret W.

father:
Leo Hecht

mother:
Edith (Hoffheimer) Hecht

spouse:
Amy Blatchford

children:
Charles B. Hecht

Margaret W. Hecht