Houston Academy of Medicine-Texas Medical Center Library, John P. McGovern Historical Collections and Research Center

Harold S. Skjosby, DDS, papers; 1967-1987; MS 069



Creator: Skjonsby, Harold S.
Title Harold S. Skjosby, DDS papers
Abstract: The Harold S. Skjonsby, DDS, papers (MS069) contains reports, committee notes, curriculum and modules for teaching, grant information, faculty workshop programs, and student handbooks that document Harold S. Skjonsby’s time as faculty the University of Texas Dental Branch at Houston. The collection is 2 cubic feet and materials are in good condition.
Identification: MS 069
Quantity: 2 cubic feet (5 boxes)
Language: English
Repository: John P. McGovern Historical Collections and Research Center, Houston Academy of Medicine-Texas Medical Center Library

Biographical Notes

Harold S. Skjonsby, DDS, served as a faculty member at the University of Texas Dental Branch at Houston in the 1960s to the 1980s. He was involved in various faculty committees, including the Evaluation Committee, Developmental Biology Committee, Cell and Tissue Biology Committee, Human Biology Committee, and the Teaching Committee. Skjonsby also served as an academic advisor to dentistry students.


Scope and Content Note

The Harold S. Skjonsby, DDS, papers (MS069) is 2 cubic feet,consists of 5 boxes, and is in good condition. The collection contains memos, instructional materials, curriculum, and reports that document Harold S. Skjonsby’s time as faculty the University of Texas Dental Branch at Houston.


Arrangement of Collection

This collection is arranged into the following series.
Series I. Academic Advisors
Series II. Committees
Series III. Faculty Workshops
Series IV. Grant Reports
Series V. Student Handbooks
Series VI. Teaching Curriculum and Schedules

Restrictions

Access restrictions

Permission to publish, quote, or reproduce should be secured from the repository.


Index terms

This collection is indexed under the following headings in the online catalog. Researchers desiring materials about related topics, persons, or places should search the catalog using these headings.
Skjonsby, Harold S.--Archives
University of Texas Dental Branch at Houston
Houston (Tex.)
Denistry.
Dentists--United States--Training.
Dental students
Faculty advisors--United States--Handbooks, manuals, etc
Memorandums
Instructional and educational works.

Related Materials

The following are other manuscript collections related to Dentistry:

MS 059 Samuel Dreizen, DDS, MD papers

MS 060 Barnet M. Levy, DDS papers

MS 071 Frederick C. Elliott, DDS papers

MS 072 Jack H. Levine, DDS papers

MS 121 A.M. Autrey, Jr., DDS papers

MS 210 Dental Papers of Elie M. Watts III, DDS papers


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Harold S. Skjonsby, DDS papers; MS 069; John P. McGovern Historical Collections and Research Center, Houston Academy of Medicine-Texas Medical Center Library.

Please cite the box and folder numbers where appropriate.

Acquisition Information

Harold S. Skjonsby donated the papers to the Houston Academy of Medicine – Texas Medical Center Library. The collection was received by Elizabeth White and was process to Tier Level 2 by Sara Wheeler, under the direction of the McGovern Archivist in January 2017.

Processing Information

The original order of each folder was retained. Duplicates were removed.

Accruals

No accurals are expected for this collection.


Detailed Description of the Collection

Series I: Academic Advisors 1974-1984

Scope and Content Note: This series contains academic advisors class listings, student grades, exam schedules, and advisor meeting minutes and memos.
box folder
1 1 Academic Couselors 1974-1980
2 Academic Advisors 1975-1980
3 Academic Advisors 1981-1982
4 Academic Advisors 1982-1983
5 Academic Advisors 1983-1984



Series II: Committees 1970-1987

Scope and Content Note: This series contains memos, proposals, teaching modules, syllabi, reports, and blank instructor evaluation forms.
box folder
1 6 Committees 1970-1976
7 Developmental Biology Committee 1972-1981
box folder
2 1 Human Biology Committee 1976-1985
2 Cell and Tissues Biology Committee 1978-1982
3 Teaching Committee 1978-1981
4 HB Committee 1979-1980
5 Cell and Tissue BIology Committee 1983-1984
6 Human Biology Committee 1983-1984
7 Teaching Committee 1983-1984
8 Curriculum Committee 1984-1985
9 Developmental Biology Committee 1984-1985
10 Evaluation Committee 1984-1985
11 Developmental Biology Committee 1985-1986
12 Evaluation Committee 1985-1986
13 Developmental Biology Committee 1986-1987



Series III: Faculty Workshops 1970-1981

Scope and Content Note: This series contains programs from the annual faculty workshops.
box folder
3 1 University of Texas Dental Branch at Houston Faculty Workshop 1970
2 University of Texas Dental Branch at Houston Faculty Workshop 1971
3 University of Texas Dental Branch at Houston Faculty Workshop 1972
4 University of Texas Dental Branch at Houston Faculty Workshop 1973
5 University of Texas Dental Branch at Houston Faculty Workshop 1974
6 University of Texas Dental Branch at Houston Faculty Workshop 1976
7 University of Texas Dental Branch at Houston Faculty Workshop 1977
8 University of Texas Dental Branch at Houston Faculty Workshop 1978
9 University of Texas Dental Branch at Houston Faculty Workshop 1981



Series IV: Grant Reports 1967-1978

Scope and Content Note: This series contains reports in regards to various special grants programs.
box folder
3 10 Annual Report on the Development of the Integrated Teaching Program 1967-1968
11 Second Year Progress Reports and Requests for the Third Year Reports 1973
12 Second Year Progress Reports and Requests for the Third Year Reports 1973
13 Self-directed Student Progress, Special Project Grant Program 1974-1975
14 Final Report-Health Professions Special Project Grant 1978



Series V: Student Handbooks circa 1976-1980

Scope and Content Note: This series contains guidebooks, career paths, and student activities guides for dental students.
box folder
4 1 Guide for Entering Dental Students 1976
2 Student Guide to Academic Studies circa 1976-1980
3 Careers in Denistry and Medicine circ 1976-1980
4 Information Handbook of Student Activities circa 1976-1980



Series VI: Teaching Curriculum and Schedules 1969-1980

Scope and Content Note: This series contains class schedules, correspondence, teaching modules, and copies of the curriculum.
box folder
4 5 List of Lecturers 1969-1970
6 Schedule 1969-1970
7 Handbook for Topic Teaching 1971-1972
8 Biology Teaching Topics 1972-1973
9 Handbook for Topic Teaching 1972-1973
box folder
5 1 University of Texas Dental Branch at Houston Schedule 1973-1974
2 The Endocrine System Module, HB/16 1977
3 Curriculum for Dental Branch 1979-1980
4 Curriculum for Dental Branch 1979-1980
5 Curriculum for Dental Branch 1979-1980
6 University of Texas Dental Branch at Houston Curriculum Cross-Index Integrated Program circa 1970-1979