Sheridan, Robert Emmett was born on January 18, 1943 in Wilson, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Robert Emmett and Helen (Somogyi) S. Bachelor of Science in Aerospace Engineering, Pennsylvania State University, 1965, Master of Science, 1968, Master of Science in Computer Science, 1973. Associate research engineer Boeing Company, Seattle, 1968-1970.
Graduate assistant Applied Research Laboratory, Pennsylvania State University, 1971-1973.
Instructor physics El Paso Community College, 1975-1976.
Member American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Association Computing Machinery, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Computer Society, Society Computer Simulation, Digital Equipment Computer Users Society.