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academic administrator , educator , Mathematician

Melvyn Bernard Nathanson, American academic administrator, mathematician, educator. Fellow New York Academy of Sciences; member American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Mathematics Society, Mathematics Association American, Association Members Institute for Advanced Study (president).

Background

Nathanson, Melvyn Bernard was born on October 10, 1944 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Israel and Sophia (Manstein) Nathanson.

Education

Bachelor, University Pennsylvania, 1965. Postgraduate, Harvard University, 1966. Master of Arts, University Rochester, 1968.

Doctor of Philosophy, University Rochester, 1972.

Career

Professor Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, 1971-1981. Dean Rutgers University, Newark, 1981-1986. Provost, vice president academy affairs Lehman College City University of New York, Bronx, 1986-1991, professor mathematics Graduate School, since 1986.

President Short Hills Mathematics. Visiting professor Moscow State University, Union of the Soviet Socialist Republics, 1972-1973, Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton University, New Jersey, 1974-1975, 76, 90-91, 99-2000, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1977-1978, Rockefeller University, 1982-1985, Rutgers University, 1991-1993, Tel Aviv University, 2001.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author, editor fifteen books. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Fellow New York Academy of Sciences. Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Mathematics Society, Mathematics Association American, Association Members Institute for Advanced Study (president).

Connections

Married Marjorie Jane Frankel, January 29, 1978. Children: Alexander Philip, Rebecca Anne.

father:
Israel Nathanson

mother:
Sophia (Manstein) Nathanson

spouse:
Marjorie Jane Frankel

children:
Alexander Philip Nathanson

Rebecca Anne Nathanson