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educator , consultant , Operations research engineer

Stephen Michael Pollock, American operations research engineer, educator, consultant. Fellow, Space Technology Laboratories, 1960, Institute Operations Research Management Science; senior fellow National Science Foundation, 1975. Fellow: American Association for the Advancement of Science; member: National Academy Engineering, Operations Research Society of America (president 1986-1987), Institute Management Science.

Background

Pollock, Stephen Michael was born on February 15, 1936 in New York City. Son of Meyer and Frances R. Pollock.

Education

Bachelor in Engineering Physics, Cornell University, 1958. Master of Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1960. Doctor of Philosophy in Physics and Operations Research, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1964.

Career

Member technical staff, Arthur D. Little Inc., Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1964-1965;assistant professor, Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey, California, 1965-1968;associate professor, Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey, California, 1968-1969;associate professor, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 1969-1973;professor, department industrial and operations engineering, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, since 1974;department chairman, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 1980-1990. Consultant to over 40 organizations.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Area editor Operations Research Journal, 1977-1982. Senior editor Institute Industrial Engineers Transactions, 1985-1989, Army Science Board, 1994-1999. Contributor more than 60 technical papers to professional journals.

Membership

Fellow: American Association for the Advancement of Science. Member: National Academy Engineering, Operations Research Society of America (president 1986-1987), Institute Management Science.

Connections

Married Bettina Dorn, November 22, 1962. Children: Joshua, Aaron, Ethan.

father:
Meyer Pollock

mother:
Frances R. Pollock

spouse:
Bettina Dorn

children:
Joshua Pollock

Aaron Pollock

Ethan Pollock