Gordon R. Slemon

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Born August 15, 1924(1924-08-15)
Bowmanville, Ontario
Died September 26, 2011(2011-09-26) (aged 87)
Nationality Canadian
Discipline Electrical Engineering
Fields Electric Machines
Controlled Drive Systems
Education B.A.Sc. (Toronto 1946)
M.A.Sc (Toronto 1948)
Ph.D. (London 1952)
Alma mater University of Toronto
University of London

Gordon R. Slemon was a Canadian electrical engineer and academic administrator. He was the dean of the University of Toronto Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering. He was the 9th dean between 1979 and 1986. He recently passed away in 2011. Prior to working at the University of Toronto, he was an Assistant Professor at the Nova Scotia Technical College. In 1955, he joined the University of Toronto as an Associate Professor and was later promoted to Professor in 1964. Subsequently he became the Chair of the Department of Electrical Engineering between 1966 to 1976 before his appointment to deanship.

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