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academic administrator , Engineering educator

Sanford S. Hammer, American academic administrator, engineering educator.

Background

Hammer, Sanford S. was born on August 21, 1935 in Brooklyn. Son of Murray and Gertrude Hammer.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Physics, Polytechnic Institute Brooklyn, 1956. Master of Mechanical Engineering, Polytechnic Institute Brooklyn, 1959. Doctor of Philosophy in Mechanical Engineering, Polytechnic Institute Brooklyn, 1966.

Career

Assistant professor mechanic engineering, Polytechnic Institute Brooklyn, Farmingdale, New York, 1956-1962;senior research associate, Polytechnic Institute Brooklyn, Farmingdale, New York, 1962-1966;professor engineering science, Hofstra U., Hempstead, New York, 1966-1975;chairman engineering and computer science department, Hofstra U., Hempstead, New York, 1972-1974;executive dean student services, Hofstra U., Hempstead, New York, 1975-1982;provost, dean faculty, Hofstra U., Hempstead, New York, 1982-1990. Engineering consultant various aerospace corporations and government agys., 1959-1975.

Connections

Married Marcia Rainer, June 22, 1958. Children: Kenneth, Michele.

father:
Murray Hammer

mother:
Gertrude Hammer

spouse:
Marcia Rainer

children:
Kenneth Hammer

Michele Hammer