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John Wayne Davenport, American education educator, educator. Member Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Association for Computing Machinery, Mathematics Association American, Pi Mu Epsilon.

Background

Davenport, John Wayne was born on November 1, 1938 in Jackson, Tennessee, United States. Son of John Heron and Mary Margaret (Troutt) Davenport.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Union University, 1960. Master of Science, University Mississippi, 1964. Doctor of Philosophy, Texas Technology University, 1974.

Master of Science, University South Carolina, 1987.

Career

Claims representative Social Security Administration, Tupelo, Mississippi, 1960-1962. Mathematician Texaco Research Laboratory, Houston, 1964-1967. Instructor Stephen F. Austin University, Nacogdoches, Texas, 1968-1970.

Assistant professor James Madison University, Harrisonburg, Virginia, 1974-1982. Professor Georgia Southern University, Statesboro, since 1982.

Membership

Member Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Association for Computing Machinery, Mathematics Association American, Pi Mu Epsilon.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: singing, tennis.

Connections

Married Ann Adele Mayfield. Children: Steven, Dan, Elaine.

father:
John Heron Davenport

mother:
Mary Margaret (Troutt) Davenport

spouse:
Ann Adele Mayfield

children:
Steven Davenport

Dan Davenport

Elaine Davenport