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Paul Davis Stotts Jr., Donald Perlis and Jack Minker
Photo by Ben Shneiderman, taken on December 1, 1986.
 

Jack Minker
Personal Webpage: http://prism.cs.umd.edu/people/minker.html
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Achievements
– Ph.D.: University of Pennsylvania, 1959
– Visiting Member, 1967-1968,
– Assoc Professor, 1968-1971
– Professor 1971-1998
– First Chair Department of Computer Science 1974-1979
– Vice-Chairman, Computer Science, Committee of Concerned Scientists (CCS¿ 1974-
– ACMVice-Chairman, Committee on Scientific Freedom and Human Rights (CSFHR) 19??-1989
– ACM Outstanding Contribution Award, 1985
– Fellow, American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), 1989
– Founding Fellow, American Association for Artificial Intelligence (AAAI), 1990
– Fellow, Institute for Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE), 1991
– Founding Fellow, Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), 1993
– University of Maryland Presidential Medal, 1996
– Distinguished Scholar-Teacher Award, University of Maryland, 1997-1998
– Founding Editor-in-Chief, the Journal of the Theory and Practice of Logic Programming (TPLP), 2000
– Inducted as Fellow Academy for Excellence in Education and Teaching (AETL), 2002