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James Norman Goodier

educator

James Norman Goodier, British educator. Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers, American Mathematics Society, AM. Society Engineering Education, American Institute Aero. Science.

Background

Goodier, James Norman was born on October 17, 1905 in Preston, England. Son of James and Martha (Grimshaw) Goodier.

Education

Came to the United States, 1929, naturalized, 1946. Bachelor of Arts, Cambridge University, 1927. Doctor of Science, University of Michigan, 1931.

Career

1 son, Peter. Research fellow Ontario Research Foundation, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, 1931-1938. Professor mechanics, Cornell, 1938-1947, Stanford University, from 1947.

Works

  • Author numerous science and technical articles in publications.

Membership

Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers, American Mathematics Society, AM. Society Engineering Education, American Institute Aero.

Connections

Married Marina Timoshenko, July 17, 1931.

father:
James Goodier

mother:
Martha (Grimshaw) Goodier

spouse:
Marina Timoshenko