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Norman Russell Gay

college dean.

Norman Russell Gay, American college dean. Served to Lieutenant United States Navy Reserve, World World War World War II; Member American Society Engineering Education, American Society Heating, Refrigerating and Air Conditioning Engineers, Phi Beta Kappa, Sigma Xi, Tau Beta Pi, Psi Upsilon, Pi Tau Sigma, Atmos Society.

Background

Gay, Norman Russell was born on August 17, 1919 in Cortland, New York, United States. Son of Clarence Nathaniel and Agatha Emma (Smith) Gay.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Mech. Engineering, University Rochester, 1941. Master of Science in Mech.

Engineering, Cornell Univercity, 1946. Doctor of Philosophy., Purdue University, 1960.

Career

Industrial engineer Eastman Kodak Company, 1939-1941. John Edson Sweet research associate Cornell Univercity, 1941, professor mechanic engineering, 1946-1956. Staff engineer Bendix-Westinghouse Company, 1956-1958.

G. Stanley Mickle research associate Purdue University, 1958-1960. Director Texas Engineering Experiment Station, 1960-1961. Dean College Engineering, University Notre Dame, since 1961.

Consultant, since 1947.

Works

  • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Served to Lieutenant United States Navy Reserve, World World War World War II. Member American Society Engineering Education, American Society Heating, Refrigerating and Air Conditioning Engineers, Phi Beta Kappa, Sigma Xi, Tau Beta Pi, Psi Upsilon, Pi Tau Sigma, Atmos Society.

Connections

Married Mary Barbara Feinberg, September 6, 1941. Children: Barbara, Virginia, Lucinda, Leslie Annual.

father:
Clarence Nathaniel Gay

mother:
Agatha Emma (Smith) Gay

spouse:
Mary Barbara Feinberg

children:
Barbara Gay

Virginia Gay

Lucinda Gay

Leslie Ann Gay