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Walter William Hansen

Walter William Hansen, American educator. Member of executive board Central States Synod United Lutheran Church, since 1960.; Member Society Range Management, Oklahoma Ednl. Association, Sigma Xi, Phi Kappa Phi.

Background

  • Hansen, Walter William was born on July 30, 1901 in Hartford, South Dakota, United States. Son of Jurgen August and Sara M. (Rannoii) Hansen.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Peru State College, 1927. A.M., University of Michigan, 1929. Doctor of Philosophy. in Botany, Nebraska U., 1942.

    Career

    • Teacher, principal, secondary schools, Nebraska, 1920-1940, superintendent 1942-1946. Instructor botany U. Nebraska, 1940-1942. Assistant professor ecology U. Idaho, 1946-1947.

      Member of faculty Oklahoma State University, 1947. —, professor botany, head department, since 1948, vice dean College Arts and Science, since 1952.

    Works

    • Author articles.

    Membership

    Member of executive board Central States Synod United Lutheran Church, since 1960. Member Society Range Management, Oklahoma Ednl. Association, Sigma Xi, Phi Kappa Phi.

    Connections

    • Married Gertrude Louise Zabel, August 4, 1929. Children: Philip, Thomas, Lynda, Mark.
    • father: Jurgen August Hansen
    • mother: Sara M. (Rannoii) Hansen
    • spouse: Gertrude Louise Zabel
    • children: Philip Hansen
    • Thomas Hansen
    • Lynda Hansen
    • Mark Hansen
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    Died January 16, 1967
    (aged 65)
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