Rural schools, North Dakota, 1922-1929. Teacher social studies, high schools, North Dakota, 1930-1936. Instructor history, dean of men State Teachers College Mayville, North Dakota, 1936-1940.
Head history department State Teachers College, Dickinson, North Dakota, 1940-1946. President Valley City (North Dakota) State College, 1946-1970, president emeritus, 1973-1974, professor of history, 1970-1971. Lokken Field, Valley City State College named for him, 1971.
Born August 10, 1904