Mike Atkin

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CTE Emeriti Faculty Colloquia:
Conversation with Prof. Emeritus and former SUSE Dean J Myron Atkin

Contact Information

School of Education
485 Lasuen Mall
Stanford, CA 94305-3096

Ph: 650.450.3514
Fax: 650.725.7412


B. S. (Chemistry): City College of New York, 1947
M. A. (Science Education): New York University, 1948
Ph.D. (Science Education): New York University, 1956

Major Positions

Ramaz School, New York City, 1948-50
Junior and Senior High School Teacher of General Science, Biology, Chemistry

Great Neck (New York) Public Schools, 1950-55
Elementary-School Science Teacher

College of Education, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1955-1979
Assistant Professor of Science Education, 1955-57
Associate Professor of Science Education, 1957-60
Professor of Science Education, 1960-79
Associate Dean for Research, 1966-70
Dean, 1970-79

School of Education, Stanford University, Stanford, California, 1979-current           
Professor of Education, 1979-2004; Dean, 1979-86; Emeritus Professor, 2004-current