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H. Guyford Stever

H. Guyford SteverAKA Horton Guyford Stever

Born: 24-Oct-1916
Birthplace: Corning, NY
Died: 9-Apr-2010
Location of death: Gaithersburg, MD
Cause of death: unspecified

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Educator

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: President of CMU, 1965-72

Father: Ralph Raymond Stever
Mother: Alma Matt
Sister: Margarette Johnson
Wife: Louise Risley Floyd (m. 1946, d., two sons, two daughters)
Son: H. Guyfrod Stever, Jr.
Son: Roy Stever
Daughter: Sarah Stever
Daughter: Margarette Weed

    University: BA, Colgate University (1938)
    University: PhD Physics, California Institute of Technology (1941)
    Professor: Massachusetts Institute of Technology (1946-65)
    Administrator: Associate Dean of Engineering, MIT (1956-59)
    Administrator: Head, Dept. of Mechanical Engineering, MIT (1961-65)
    Administrator: Trustee, Colgate University (1962-72)
    Administrator: President, Carnegie Mellon University (1965-72)

    White House Staff Dir., Office of Science and Technology Policy (1976-77)
    National Science Foundation Director (1972-76)
    Member of the Board of Fisher Scientific (1965-72)
    Member of the Board of Goodyear (1981-86)
    Member of the Board of Koppers Co. (1965-72)
    Member of the Board of Schering-Plough (1980-89)
    Member of the Board of TRW (1977-88)
    National Academy of Engineering 1965
    National Academy of Sciences 1973
    Tau Beta Pi Engineering Honor Society
    Universities Research Association President (1982-85)
    National Medal of Science 1991
    Vannevar Bush Award 1997

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