Smolensky, Jack (1926-2016)

Smolensky, Jack (1926-2016)

Date Updated



Health Science

Academic Rank


Year Retired from SJSU


Educational Background

University of Oregon, 1956 Ed.D.

Columbia University, School of Public Health, 1951 M.P.H.

University of Buffalo, 1949 B.A

Teaching Experience

San José State University, 1957-1993

University of Oregon (Teaching Assistant), 1954-1956

Southern Illinois University, 1950-1951

Geneseo High School, 1949-1950

Administrative and Professional Experience

U. S. Navy, World War II, Pacific Theatre

Director, Health Education, San Bernardino, County Health Department, San Bernardino, CA

Co-Director, San Jose Counseling Center, San Jose, CA

Selected Publications

Authored or co-authored the following college texts:

Principles of Community Health - 5 editions

Foundations of Health Science - 3 editions

Principles of School Health - 2 editions

A Guide to Child Growth and Development, 2 editions

School Health Problems - 1 edition

Personal Commentary

San José State - the best years of my life!!

Date Completed: January 6, 2011


Smolensky, Jack (1926-2016)