James Leigh Lubkin

March 22, 2016

An award winning faculty member, whose use of computers in teaching engineering courses earned him multiple awards for education innovation, has died at age 90. 

James Leigh Lubkin, of North Bethesda, Md., passed away on Feb. 21, 2016, in North Bethesda. 

He was born in Bronx, N.Y., on March 5, 1925, the son of Joseph and Anna (Stern) Lubkin. 

He was a veteran of the U.S. Navy, having completed officer training at the U.S. Naval Academy in 1944 and served through the end of World War II.