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educator , linguist , Computer scientist

John Abel Moyne, American computer scientist, linguist, educator. Grantee EURATOM, Atomic Energy Commission, National Science Foundation, City University of New New York. Member Linguistics Society of America, British Institute Engineering Technology, The Academy American Poets.

Background

Moyne, John Abel was born on July 6, 1920 in Yezd, Iran. Came to the United States, 1956, naturalized, 1965. Son of Abul Kasim and Sogra (Afshar) Moyne.

Education

Bachelor, Georgetown University, District of Columbia, 1959. Master of Arts, Georgetown University, District of Columbia, 1960. Doctor of Philosophy, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1970.

Career

WithBrit. Government, Iran and India, 1943-1952, market research officer, Tehran, 1952. Linguist United States Government, Cyprus, 1953-1956. Research associate Georgetown University, Washington, 1960-1963.

Manager applied linguistics department International Business Machines Corporation Corporation, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1963-1971. Professor, chairman computer science department Queens College, CUNY, Flushing, 1971-1981, chairman division mathematics and natural science, 1978-1981, chairman university faculty for Doctor of Philosophy. in Computer Science, 1978-1982, Executive officer Graduate School Doctor of Philosophy. Program in Linguistics, 1983-1988.

Professor linguistics and computer science CUNY, 1971-1991, professor emeritus linguistics and computer science, 1991^. Grantee, EURATOM, Atomic Energy Commission, National Science Foundation, City Universitas Negeri Yogyakarta.

Works

Membership

Member Linguistics Society of America, British Institute Engineering Technology, The Academy American Poets.

Connections

Married Claudia Wienert, July 4, 1963. Children: David, Nicholas, Parvin.

father:
Abul Kasim Moyne

mother:
Sogra (Afshar) Moyne

spouse:
Claudia Wienert

children:
David Moyne

Nicholas Moyne

Parvin Moyne