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mathematics professor

William Harold Davenport, American Mathematics educator ( sci: math & computer science, Educated)mathematics educator. Served with United States Navy, 1954-1958.; Member American Mathematics Society, Mathematics Association American, Sigma Pi Sigma, Phi Kappa Phi, PiMu Epsilon, Kappa Mu Epsilon, Sigma Xi.

Background

Davenport, William Harold was born on December 21, 1935 in Jackson, Tennessee, United States. Son of John Heron and Mary (Troutt) Davenport.

Education

Children— William Harold II, David Carleton, Bennett John Joseph. Bachelor of Science, University Tennessee, 1962. Master of Science, Texas Agricultural and Mechanical U., 1966.

Doctor of Philosophy. in Mathematics, U. Alabama, 1971. Aerospace technologist National Aeronautics and Space Administration Manned Spacecraft Center, Houston, 1962-1964. Research mathematician Brown Engineering Company, Huntsville, Alabama, 1966-1967.

Teaching fellow, instructor mathematics U. Alabama, University, 1967-1971. Mathematician United States Army Missile Command, Huntsville, 1971-1972. Assistant professor mathematics U. Petroleum and Minerals, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, 1972-1977, Columbus College, Georgia, 1977-1981.

Associate professor of University Arkansas, Little Rock, 1981-1987, Northwestern State University, Natchitoches, Louisiana, 1987-1988, Mesa State College, Grand Junction, Colorado, 1988^.

Career

Aerospace technologist National Aeronautics and Space Administration Manned Spacecraft Center, Houston, 1962-1964. Research mathematician Brown Engineering Company, Huntsville, Alabama, 1966-1967. Teaching fellow, instructor mathematics University Alabama, University, 1967-1971.

Mathematician United States Army Missile Command, Huntsville, 1971-1972. Assistant professor mathematics University Petroleum and Minerals, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, 1972-1977, Columbus College, Georgia, 1977-1981. Associate professor University Arkansas, Little Rock, 1981-1987, Northwestern State University, Natchitoches, Louisiana, 1987-1988, Mesa State College, Grand Junction, Colorado, 1988—2002, professor mathematics, since 2002.

Membership

Served with United States Navy, 1954-1958. Member American Mathematics Society, Mathematics Association American, Sigma Pi Sigma, Phi Kappa Phi, PiMu Epsilon, Kappa Mu Epsilon, Sigma Xi.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Tennis.

Connections

Married Mary Janice Johnson, March 18, 1960. Children: Mark Edson, Amber Yvette. Married Sandra Elaine Holloway, July 30, 1973.

Children: William Harold II, David Carleton, Bennett John Joseph.

father:
John Heron Davenport

mother:
Mary (Troutt) Davenport

spouse:
Mary Janice Johnson

spouse:
Sandra Elaine Holloway

child:
Mark Edson Davenport

child:
Amber Yvette Davenport

child:
William Harold II Davenport

child:
David Carleton Davenport

child:
Bennett John Joseph Davenport