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Mechanical engineering educator

John Sarris, Greek, American mechanical engineering educator. Scholar Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, 1967-1970. Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers (secretary treasurer New Haven section 1978-1980), Acoustical Society of America, American Society Engineering Education.

Background

Sarris, John was born on July 22, 1948 in Hania, Greece. Came to the United States, 1967. Son of John and Nikie (Voulgari) Sarris.

Education

Bachelor in Physics, Hamilton College, 1970. Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Tufts University, 1972. PhDME, Tufts University, 1976.

Career

Teaching assistant, Tufts U., Medford, Massachusetts, 1970-1972;research assistant, National Aeronautics and Space Administration/Tufts U., 1972-1976;assistant professor department mechanic engineering, U. New Haven, West Haven, Connecticut, 1977-1980;associate professor, U. New Haven, West Haven, Connecticut, 1980-1985;professor, U. New Haven, West Haven, Connecticut, since 1985;chair Department, University New Haven, West Haven, Connecticut, since 1983;associate dean engineering, U. New Haven, West Haven, Connecticut, since 1989. Cons in field.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Textbook reviewer Macmillan, Addison Wesley, 1987.

Membership

Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers (secretary treasurer New Haven section 1978-1980), Acoustical Society of America, American Society Engineering Education.

Connections

Married Theodora Kanaris, July 30, 1978. Children: Nikie, Alexander.

father:
John Sarris

mother:
Nikie (Voulgari) Sarris

spouse:
Theodora Kanaris

child:
Nikie Sarris

child:
Alexander Sarris