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educator , Mechanical engineer

Jens Erik Jorgensen, Norwegian mechanical engineer, educator. Recipient Bernard M. Gordon prize, National Academy of Engineering, 2006. Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Sigma Xi.

Background

Jorgensen, Jens Erik was born on July 2, 1936 in Oslo, Norway.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1959. Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1963. Doctor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1969.

Career

Research assistant, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1961-1965;instructor, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1965-1968;assistant professor, U. Washington, Seattle, 1968-1973;associate professor, adjunct associate professor of forest engineering, U. Washington, Seattle, 1973-1981;professor, Adjunct Professor of forest and industrial engineering, U. Washington, Seattle, since 1981;Boeing professor of manufacturing, U. Washington, Seattle, since 1987. Adjunct Professor Industrial Engineering, 1988. Consultant numerous corporations in Seattle area, since 1969.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Patents in field. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Society Manufacturing Engineers, Sigma Xi, Xi Sigma Pi.

Connections

Married Glenda Faye Walton. Children: Karin Suzanne, Kristin Lora.

spouse:
Glenda Faye Walton

children:
Karin Suzanne Jorgensen

Kristin Lora Jorgensen