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Physics educator

Norman Tepley, American Physics educator. Research grantee Air Force Office Science Research, 1964-1969, National Science Foundation, 1972, Office Naval Research, 1982, National Institutes of Health, since 1993. Precinct worker Detroit Democratic Committee, 1972; board directors Hickory Grove Homeowners Association, Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, 1982, treasurer 1982, president 1983.

Background

Tepley, Norman was born on December 14, 1935 in Denver, Colorado, United States. Son of David Jack and Ida Elizabeth (Cohen) Tepley.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1957; Doctor of Philosophy, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1963; postgraduate, Columbia University, 1957-1959.

Career

Assistant professor physics, Wayne State University, Detroit, 1963-1969; associate professor physics, Oakland U., Rochester, Michigan, 1969-1977; professor, Oakland U., Rochester, Minnesota, since 1977; department chairman, Oakland U., Rochester, Minnesota, since 1983. Visiting professor physics U. Lancester, United Kingdom, 1970. Director neuromagnetism lab.Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, since 1988.

Faculty research participant Argonne (Illinois) National Laboratory, 1971.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Physical Society, Sigma Xi.

Membership

Precinct worker Detroit Democratic Committee, 1972. Board directors Hickory Grove Homeowners Association, Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, 1982, treasurer 1982, president 1983.

Connections

Married Aviva Judith Rubin, June 24, 1959 (deceased June 1967). 1 child, Jamina Esther. Married Elaine Ruth Ash, August 24, 1969.

Children: Philip Scott, Alan Joseph.

father:
David Jack Tepley

mother:
Ida Elizabeth (Cohen) Tepley

spouses:
Aviva Judith Rubin

Elaine Ruth Ash

children:
Jamina Esther Tepley

Philip Scott Tepley

Alan Joseph Tepley