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Dean , Chemistry educator

John Bernard Sharkey, American Chemistry educator, dean Recipient Kenan Award for teaching excellence Pace U., 1987-1988. Member American Chemical Society (chairman New York section 1987, councilor since 1986, chairman national committee nominations & elections 1994), History of Science Society, Sigma Xi, Omicron Delta Epsilon.

Background

Sharkey, John Bernard was born on September 5, 1940 in Elizabeth, New Jersey, United States. Son of Owen and Betty (Given) Sharkey.

Education

Bachelor, New York University, 1964; Master of Science, New York University, 1967; Doctor of Philosophy, New York University, 1970.

Career

Chemist, Engelhard Industries, Newark, 1962-1966; assistant professor of chemistry, Pace U., New York City, 1970-1977; associate professor, Pace U., New York City, 1977-1981; professor of chemistry, Pace U., New York City, since 1981; department chairman chemistry, Pace U., New York City, 1978-1990; associate dean, Pace U., New York City, since 1990. Consultant World Book, Inc., Chicago, since 1985, American Council Learned Socs., New York City, since 1992.

Membership

Member American Chemical Society (chairman New York section 1987, councilor since 1986, chairman national committee nominations & elections 1994), History of Science Society, Sigma Xi, Omicron Delta Epsilon.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: philately, photography.

Connections

Married Dolores Dorothy Passiatore, May 30, 1964. Children: Laura, Ian, Brian.

father:
Owen Sharkey

mother:
Betty (Given) Sharkey

spouse:
Dolores Dorothy Passiatore

children:
Laura Sharkey

Ian Sharkey

Brian Sharkey