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Chemistry educator

Janet Ziskind Tarino, American Chemistry educator. Recipient Alumni Distinguished Tchg. award Ohio State University Alumni Association, 1990, Catalyst Regional award Chemical Manufacturers Association, 1994. Member American Chemical Society, National Science Teachers Association.

Background

Tarino, Janet Ziskind was born on November 5, 1940 in Jersey City, New Jersey, United States. Daughter of Morris Lionel and Rebecca (Spivak) Ziskind.

Education

Bachelor in Chemistry, Rutgers University, 1961; Master of Arts in Teaching, Harvard University, 1962; Doctor of Philosophy in Chemistry, U. Pittsburgh, 1972.

Career

Assistant professor of chemistry, Ohio State University, Mansfield, 1977-1983; associate professor, Ohio State University, Mansfield, since 1983.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Science is Fun-Fundamentals of Physical Science, Science is Fun-Playground Physics.

Membership

Member American Chemical Society, National Science Teachers Association.

Connections

Married Charles A. Tarino. Children: Michael, Steven.

father:
Morris Lionel Ziskind

mother:
Rebecca (Spivak) Ziskind

spouse:
Charles A. Tarino

children:
Michael Tarino

Steven Tarino