Professor Jack L.Waintraub
Professor Jack L.Wintraub is a member of the Engineering Technologies Department with teaching responsibilities primarily of Electrical Engineering and Technology courses. He holds an AAS degree in Electronic Engineering Technology from the College of Aeronautics, a BS in Electrical Engineering from the Polytechnic Institute of New York University, and an MS degree in Electrical Engineering from Rutgers University. He is a Registered Professional Engineer in the State of New Jersey.
Prof. Waintraub has taught Engineering and Engineering Technology courses at the College of Aeronautics, The College of New Jersey, and Thomas A. Edison College. In the past he served as Department Chairperson of the Electrical Engineering Department at MCC for twenty six years and taught courses in Electrical/Electronics, Mathematics, Physics and Computer Science.
He has extensive experience working as an engineer in industry in the areas of Electronic Communication and Electronic Controls, and as an Engineering and Engineering Education Consultant in the areas of Curriculum Development, Accreditation, and textbook Publishing. He also served as a Program Director at the National Science Foundation (NSF) in the Division of Undergraduate Education, and as Executive Director and Principal Investigator of the New Jersey Center for Advanced Technological Education-a NSF sponsored Center of Excellence. Prof. Waintraub is the co-author of several textbooks, handbooks, and author of numerous articles.
He delivered over 200 presentations at professional seminars, workshops, and meetings, nationally and internationally. He served in various leadership positions of the Engineering Technology Division and the Engineering Technology Council of the American Society of Engineering Education (ASEE), the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), and the Technology Accreditation Commission of the Accreditation Board of Engineering and Technology (TAC/ABET).
Professor Waintraub is the ASEE 2002 recipient of the Fredrick J. Berger Award for Excellence in Engineering Technology Education. He is also a Fellow of ASEE and a Senior Member of IEEE.