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Computer science educator

Seymour Victor Pollack, American Computer science educator. License chemical engineer, Ohio. Recipient Alumni Achievement award Pratt Institute, 1966, Outstanding Teaching award Burlington Northern Foundation, 1987. Board of directors Hillel organization, Washington University, 1983-1984. Member Association for Computing Machinery, American Association for Engineering Education.

Background

Pollack, Seymour Victor was born on August 3, 1933 in Brooklyn. Son of Max and Sylvia (Harrison) Pollack.

Education

Bachelor in Chemical Engineering, Pratt Institute, 1954. MChemE, Brooklyn Polytechnic Institute, 1960.

Career

Engineer, Schwarz laboratories, Mount Vernon, New York, 1954-1955;design engineer, Curtiss-Wright, Wood-Ridge, New Jersey, 1955-1957;design engineer, Fairchild Engines, Deer Park, New York, 1957-1959;design engineer, General Electric, Evendale, Ohio., 1959-1962;research associate, U. Cincinnati, 1962-1966;professor computer science, Washington University, St. Louis, 1966-1995;professor emeritus, Washington University, St. Louis, since 1995. Consultant Missouri Auto Club, St. Louis, 1969-1982, United Van Lines, Fenton, Missouri, 1984-1986, Computer Science Accreditation Board, New York City, 1985-1993.

Achievements

  • License chemical engineer, Ohio.

Works

Membership

Board of directors Hillel organization, Washington University, 1983-1984. Member Association for Computing Machinery, American Association for Engineering Education.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Trombone, walking, classical and jazz piano, jogging.

Connections

Married Sydell Altman, January 23, 1955. Children: Mark, Sherie.

father:
Max Pollack

mother:
Sylvia (Harrison) Pollack

spouse:
Sydell Altman

children:
Mark Pollack

Sherie Pollack