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Walter James

Walter James, American retired computer information specialist. Member of American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Mathematical Association, Sigma Xi.

Background

  • James, Walter was born on June 8, 1915 in Minneapolis. Son of James Edward and Mollie (Gress) Smoleroff.

  • Education

    • Butyrylcholinesterase, University Minnesota, 1938; Postgrad., University Minnesota, 1960.

    Career

    • Process designer Monsanto Chemical Company, St. Louis, 1940—1945. Instructor mathematics University Minnesota, Minneapolis, 1945—1960, with extension division, since 1950. Researcher computer based applied mathematics 3M Company, St. Paul, 1960—1968.

      Information system planner State of Minnesota, 1968—1985; retired, 1985.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Member of American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Mathematical Association, Sigma Xi.

    Connections

    • Married Jessie Ann Pickens, December 27, 1948. 1 child Joel Pickens.
    • child: Joel Pickens James
    • mother: Mollie (Gress) Smoleroff
    • spouse: Jessie Ann Pickens
    • father: James Edward
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    Born June 8, 1915
    Nationality
    • 1938
      University Minnesota
    • 1960
      University Minnesota
    • 1940 - 1945
      Process designer, Monsanto Chemical Company
    • 1945 - 1960
      instructor, mathematics University Minnesota
      Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
    • 1950
      instructor, mathematics University Minnesota
    • 1960 - 1968
      researcher, computer based applied mathematics 3M Company
    • 1968 - 1985
      information system planner State of Minnesota
    • 1985
      retired