Guide to the Oral history interview with Charles E. Hutchinson, 2003 July 7Manuscript DOH-30

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Title:

Guide to the Oral history interview with Charles E. Hutchinson, 2003 July 7

Call Number:

Manuscript DOH-30

Collection Dates:

2003 July 7

Size of Collection:

3 sound cassettes (ca. 60 min. each)

Abstract:

Charles E. Hutchinson, John S. Krehbiel, Sr.,Professor of Engineering, Emeritus and Dean, Emeritus, Thayer School of Engineering at Dartmouth College. Oral history interview documenting his deanship and teaching at Thayer School of Engineering at Dartmouth College.

Access to Collection:

Restricted until 2034.

Use & Access

The materials represented in this guide may be accessed through the Rauner Special Collections Library at Dartmouth College. Rauner Library is located in Webster Hall. The materials must be used on-site and may not leave Rauner Library.

Rauner Special Collections Library is open to the public and in most cases no appointment is necessary. The exception is in the case of materials stored off site for which there may be a delay of up to 48 hours in retrieval. Please consult the Access to Collection statement below or contact Rauner Reference.

Access to Collection

Restricted until 2034.

Publication & Use

Permission from Dartmouth College required for publication or reproduction.

Introduction to the Collection

The oral history interview of Charles Hutchinson is comprised of audiocassette recordings and an indexed transcript of the recordings. The interview was conducted by Mary Donin on July 7, 2003. The entire interview runs for approximately 3 hours and covers his teaching and two deanships of the Thayer School of Engineering.

Biography

Charles E. Hutchinson was born on December 18, 1935 and is a native of Parkersburg, West Virginia. He received his B.S. in electrical engineering from the Illinois Institute of Technology in 1957 and his master's (1961) and doctoral degrees (1963) from Stanford University. He was a lecturer at the University of California, Los Angeles from 1963-1965 and then joined the faculty of the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, as associate professor of electrical and computer engineering in 1965. He was promoted to full professor in 1969 and it was at UMass-Amherst that he got his first taste of academic administration, as associate dean for academic affairs and chair of the department of electrical and computer engineering. He was appointed dean of the Thayer School of Engineering at Dartmouth College in 1984 and served in that position until 1993 and again from 1997-1998. He also held the position of John S. Krehbiel, Sr.,Professor of Engineering. He retired from teaching in 2003. In 2000, Professor Hutchinson became co-founder and chairman of the board of Glycofi, Inc.

Box & Folder List

Box: 1, Dates: July 2003

Transcripts and Audio Cassette Tapes

Access Restrictions

Closed until 2034

Use Restrictions

Permission from Dartmouth College required for publication or reproduction.

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