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Leonard Joseph Simutis, American university dean. Recipient Academy Teaching Excellence award Virginia Polytechnic Institute, 1974. Interim executive director Ohio Library and Information Network, since 1990. Member National Research Council (building research board), Society University Patent Administrators National Council University Research Administrators, Tau Sigma Delta, Phi Kappa Phi.

Background

Simutis, Leonard Joseph was born on February 29, 1944 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Leonard Joseph and Zita Marie (Kaspar) Simutis.

Education

Bachelor of Arts in English, University of Illinois, 1965;Master of Arts in American Studies, University of Minnesota, 1967;Doctor of Philosophy in American Studies, University of Minnesota, 1971.

Career

Assistant professor environmental and urban studies, Virginia Polytechnic Institute, Blacksburg, 1971-1974;associate professor, Virginia Polytechnic Institute, Blacksburg, 1974-1975;assistant dean, department chairman, Virginia Polytechnic Institute, Blacksburg, 1975-1982;associate dean academic affairs College Architecture and Urban Studies, Virginia Polytechnic Institute, Blacksburg, 1982-1984;dean graduate school and research, professor, Miami University, Oxford, Ohio., since 1984;special assistant to provost for academic information systems, Miami University, since 1986. Environmental planning consultant Appalachian Power Company, Roanoke, Virginia, American Electric Power, New York City. Computing consultant Drake Beam Morin Inc., New York City, since 1986.

Member of advisory committee graduate studies Ohio Board Regents, since 1984, chairman, 1989-1990, member steering committee library and information system, since 1988.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Interim executive director Ohio Library and Information Network, since 1990. Member National Research Council (building research board), Society University Patent Administrators National Council University Research Administrators, Tau Sigma Delta, Phi Kappa Phi.

Connections

father:
Leonard Joseph Simutis

mother:
Zita Marie (Kaspar) Simutis