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Civil engineering educator

Robert Lee Ward, American civil engineering educator. Registered professional engineer, Missouri, Kansas, Ohio. Member American Society of Civil Engineers, Ohio Society Professional Engineers, American Society Engineering Education, Chi Epsilon, Phi Kappa Phi.

Background

Ward, Robert Lee was born on December 29, 1948 in St. Louis. Son of Hubert Vere and Edna (Ashworth) Ward.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Missouri, Rolla, 1971. Master of Science, University Missouri, Rolla, 1974. Doctor of Philosophy, University Arkansas, 1988.

Career

Project engineer, Texas Eastman Company, Longview, 1975-1978;city engineer, City of O'Fallon (Missouri), 1979-1980;assistant professor department engineering, St. Louis Community College, Florissant, 1980-1984;instructor сivil engineering, Kansas State University, Manhattan, 1984-1986;research assistant agricultural engineering, U. Arkansas, Fayetteville, 1986-1988;associate professor сivil engineering, New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, 1988-1989;associate professor сivil engineering, Ohio Northern U., Ada, since 1989;Herbert F. Alter chair of engineering science, Ohio Northern U., Ada. Consultant Richard D. Irwin, Inc., Boston, 1992, Hull & Associations, Toledo, 1990. Secretary county Ohio Northern U., 1990-1993, member academic affairs committee, 1990-1993.

Achievements

  • Registered professional engineer, Missouri, Kansas, Ohio.

Religion

The teaching of the Bible is a key in understanding the way by which a person obtains salvation.

Politics

The diversity inside the Church should be respected and supported. Open debate within the Church on certain political and social issues should be encouraged.

Views

All Christians need to be familiar with the Bible, that contains a wide variety of literature, including history, law, poetry, gospels, letters, polemic, stories and apocalyptic visions, and try to immerse themselves in it.

Membership

Member American Society of Civil Engineers, Ohio Society Professional Engineers, American Society Engineering Education, Chi Epsilon, Phi Kappa Phi.

Connections

Married Karen Lucinda Gentry, June 6, 1972. Children: Heather, Jennifer, Brian, Vanessa.

father:
Hubert Vere Ward

mother:
Edna (Ashworth) Ward

spouse:
Karen Lucinda Gentry

children:
Heather Ward

Jennifer Ward

Brian Ward

Vanessa Ward