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Computer science educator , Academic dean

Maynard Joseph Mansfield, American Computer science educator, academic dean Member Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Mathematics Association American (secretary-treasurer 1967-1970, Board of Governors 1975-1978), Association for Computing Machinery (conference chair, member conference planning committee 1988), American Association for Engineering Education, Phi Beta Kappa (president Pennsylvania chapter 1961-1963), Sigma Xi.

Background

Mansfield, Maynard Joseph was born on January 28, 1930 in Marietta, Ohio, United States. Son of Walter Orville and Lessie Helena (Ullmann) Mansfield.

Education

Bachelor, Marietta College, 1952. Master of Science, Purdue University, 1954. Doctor of Philosophy, Purdue University, 1956.

Career

Instructor mathematics, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, 1956-1957;assistant professor mathematics, Washington and Jefferson College, Washington, Pennsylvania, 1957-1960;associate professor, Washington and Jefferson College, Washington, Pennsylvania, 1960-1963;associate professor mathematics, Indiana U.-Purdue University, Fort Wayne, 1963-1965;professor, Indiana U.-Purdue University, Fort Wayne, 1965-1988;professor computer science, Indiana U.-Purdue University, Fort Wayne, since 1988;chair department, Indiana U.-Purdue University, Fort Wayne, 1988-1990;chair department mathematics science, Indiana U.-Purdue University, Fort Wayne, 1964-1988;dean School Engineering and Technology, Indiana U.-Purdue University, Fort Wayne, since 1990.

Membership

Member Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Mathematics Association American (secretary-treasurer 1967-1970, Board of Governors 1975-1978), Association for Computing Machinery (conference chair, member conference planning committee 1988), American Association for Engineering Education, Phi Beta Kappa (president Pennsylvania chapter 1961-1963), Sigma Xi.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: flying, computer music, photography.

Connections

Married Gloria Suzanne Goe, June 7, 1953 (divorced June 1975). Married Sharon Kay Slack, July 19, 1975. Children: Pamela, Nancy.

father:
Walter Orville Mansfield

mother:
Lessie Helena (Ullmann) Mansfield

spouses:
Gloria Suzanne Goe

Sharon Kay Slack

children:
Pamela Mansfield

Nancy Mansfield