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Franklin Royalton Zeran

Franklin Royalton Zeran, American educator. Member American Psychological Association, American Personnel and Guidance Association, American Vocational Association, Kappa Delta Pi, Phi Delta Kappa, Pi Sigma Alpha, Phi Eta Sigma, Phi Kappa Phi. Chairman Kiwanis International commission on vocational guidance, 1940.

Background

  • Zeran, Franklin Royalton was born on December 13, 1906 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Roy and Anna (Henricks) Zeran.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Univercity Wisconsin, 1930, A.M., 1932, Doctor of Philosophy., 1937.

    Career

    • September 9, 1953); 1 daughter, Mary Kay. Assistant dean University of Wisconsin, 1930-1932. Director testing and guidance, Manitowoc, Wisconsin, 1932-1940.

      Specialist in occupational information and guidance United States Office Education, Washington, 1940-1945, 1946-February 1947, for counseling pupil personnel and work program, February-November 1947. Registrar, director admissions and director testing bureau U. New Mexico, 1945-1946. Became associate dean School of Education, Oregon State University, 1947, dean, 1948-1968, professor education, 1968-1972, professor emeritus, dean emeritus, 1972-1974, director summer sessions, 1948-1964.

      Member of staff University of North Carolina, summer 1940, North Carolina State College Agriculture and Engineering, summers 1940-1941. George Washington University, summer 1941, 1941-1942, Utah State College Agriculture, summer 1942, Louisiana State University, summer 1943, also Marshall College, University of North Dakota, South Dakot State College Agriculture, University of Kentucky, University of Missouri, 1945, Oregon State College, University of Georgia, 1947, department education workshop, B.C. Provincial Government, 1948, 49, 53. Franklin R. Zeran Memorial Loan Fund established in his honor Oregon State University.

    Works

    • Editor series of guidance books, How to Do, for McGraw Hill Book Company, 1945. General editor for Chartwell House, Inc. Author varies forms of publications relating to field.

    Membership

    Member American Psychological Association, American Personnel and Guidance Association, American Vocational Association, Kappa Delta Pi, Phi Delta Kappa, Pi Sigma Alpha, Phi Eta Sigma, Phi Kappa Phi. Chairman Kiwanis International commission on vocational guidance, 1940.

    Connections

    • Married Margaret A. Fritschier, June 27, 1936 (deceased.
    • father: Roy Zeran
    • mother: Anna (Henricks) Zeran
    • spouse: Margaret A. Fritschier
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    Born December 13, 1906
    Died March 1, 1974
    (aged 67)
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