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Computer science educator

Victor Lew Wallace, American Computer science educator. E-mail: wallace@ukans.edu. Member Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (senior), American Association of University Professors, Association Computing Machinery, Institute Operations Research & Management Sciences, Sigma Xi.

Background

Wallace, Victor Lew was born on March 20, 1933 in Brooklyn. Son of Frank Hobart and Victoria (Schwerthoffer) Wallace.

Education

Bachelor of Electrical Engineering, Polytechnic Institute New York, 1955. Master of Electrical Engineering, Polytechnic Institute New York, 1957. Doctor of Philosophy in Electrical Engineering-Computer Science, University Michigan, 1967.

Career

Member technical staff, Bell Telephone laboratories, New York City, 1954-1955;mathematician-programmer, International Business Machines Corporation Corporation, New York City, 1955-1957;instructor electrical engineering, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 1957-1961;research scientist, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 1959-1969;associate professor computer science, U. North Carolina, Chapel Hill, 1969-1976;professor computer science, U. Kansas, Lawrence, since 1976;department chairman comuter sci, U. Kansas, Lawrence, 1976-1984. Academic visiting U. London, England., 1970. Consultant Los Alamos (New Mexico) National Laboratory, 1975-1978, Honeywell Corporation, Phoenix, 1982-1987.

Consultant in field, since 1962.

Achievements

  • E-mail: wallace@ukans.edu.

Membership

Member Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (senior, life), American Association of University Professors, Association Computing Machinery, Institute Operations Research & Management Sciences, Sigma Xi.

Connections

Married Mary E. Jamieson, June 23, 1962. Children: Robert Joseph, Andrew Gilbert.

father:
Frank Hobart Wallace

mother:
Victoria (Schwerthoffer) Wallace

spouse:
Mary E. Jamieson

children:
Robert Joseph Wallace

Andrew Gilbert Wallace