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consultant , writer , Education educator

Leonard J. West, American education educator, consultant, writer. Sergeant United States Army, 1942-1946. Member American Psychological Association, American Educational Research Association, National Business Education Association (John Robert Gregg award 1987), Phi Delta Kappa, Delta Pi Epsilon.

Background

West, Leonard J. was born on April 29, 1921 in New York City.

Education

Bachelor of Business Administration, City College of New York, 1941; Master of Arts, Columbia University, 1948; Doctor of Philosophy, Columbia University, 1953.

Career

Teacher New York City High Schools, 1946-1952. Research psychologist Air Force Personnel and Training Research Center, Chanute Air Force Base, Illinois, 1953-1957. Associate professor Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, 1957-1964.

Research assistant division teacher education City University of New York, 1950-1952, professor education research, 1964-1974, professor education Baruch College, 1974-1990. Retired, 1990

Adjunct professor Teachers College, Columbia University, New York City, 1964-1970. Consultant Perceptual Development Laboratories, St. Louis, 1960-1962, Illinois Bell Telephone Сompany, Chicago, 1964, New England Bell Telephone, Boston, 1969-1977, American Telephone & Telegraph Company, New York City, 1969-1977.

Works

Membership

Sergeant United States Army, 1942-1946. Member American Psychological Association, American Educational Research Association, National Business Education Association (John Robert Gregg award 1987), Phi Delta Kappa, Delta Pi Epsilon.

Connections

Married Doris L. Kaplan, July 29, 1948. Children: Kenneth D., Erica A., Nicole E.

spouse:
Doris L. Kaplan

children:
Erica A. West

Nicole E. West

Kenneth D. West