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mathematics professor

John James Wiorkowski, American mathematics educator. Decorated Army Commendation medal. NSFgrantee, 1975. American Council Education fellow, 1981-1982. Served to captain United States Army, 1968-1971.; Member American Statistical Association (chapter president 1974, vice president 1977, chapter president 1978), American Association for the Advancement of Science, Institute Mathematics Statistics, Biometric Society, Sigma Xi.

Background

Wiorkowski, John James was born on September 30, 1943 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of John Stanley and Harriet Elizabeth (Bedra) Wiorkowski.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University of Chicago, 1965, Master of Science, 1966, Doctor of Philosophy, 1972;m. Gabrielle K. Hollis, June 4, 1966.

Career

Research associate University of Chicago, 1972. Assistant professor Pennsylvania State University, University Park, 1973-1974. Associate professor of University Texas at Dallas, Richardson, 1975, associate professor and program head Math Sciences Program, 1979-1981, professor, 1981, assistant to vice president academic affairs, 1980-1985, assistant vice president academic affairs, 1985-1991, associate vice president academic affairs, 1991-1994, associate provost, 1994, head mathematics science program, 1996-1998.

Consultant to Federal Energy Administration, 1975, Texas Instruments, 1977, Frito-Lay Inc., 1977-1978, Republic National Bank, 1979. Member panel studying 55 mile per hour speed limit National Academy Science.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Served to captain United States Army, 1968-1971. Member American Statistical Association (chapter president 1974, vice president 1977, chapter president 1978), American Association for the Advancement of Science, Institute of Mathematics Statistics, Biometric Society, Sigma Xi.

Connections

1 child, Fleurette Anne.

father:
John Stanley Wiorkowski

mother:
Harriet Elizabeth (Bedra) Wiorkowski

child:
Fleurette Anne Wiorkowski