James Ridout Harris Edit Profile
Bachelor of Science, University Richmond, 1941. Master of Electrical Engineering, Polytechnic University, 1948. Postgraduate, Williams College, 1959.
Engineer Chesapeake & Potomac Telephone Сompany, Richmond, 1941-1942. With Bell Telephone Laboratories, New York and New Jersey, 1942-1982, director data communications, 1961-1965, director customer switching and government communications, 1965-1971, director customer equipment studies center, 1971-1981, director data network special studies center, 1981-1982. Director special studies center American Telephone & Telegraph Company Information Systems Laboratories, 1983.
Elder, trustee, president corporation Presbyterian Church. Member Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (senior, administrative committee of computer society 1962-1965), American Physical Society, Society Automotive Engineers, Phi Beta Kappa, Sigma Xi.
Married Frances Elizabeth Wiley, June 23, 1943. Children: Richard Wells, Betty Anne, Beverly Jean.