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Ethel Barbara Dietrich

Ethel Barbara Dietrich, American federal official. Recipient merit citation National Civil Service League, 1957, award National Civil Service, 1960; Vassar College fellow, University Wisconsin fellowship. Member American Association of University Women, Phi Beta Kappa, Delta Gamma (Distinguished Service award 1955).

Background

  • Dietrich, Ethel Barbara was born on October 16, 1891 in Racine, Wisconsin, United States. Daughter of Charles Matthias and Kittie Rose (Packard) Dietrich.

  • Education

    • AB, Vassar College, 1913. AM, University Wisconsin, 1914. Doctor of Philosophy, University Wisconsin, 1921.

      Doctor of Humane Letters (honorary), Mount Holyoke College, 1962.

    Career

    • Instructor history Bronell Hall, Omaha, 1914-1917. Instructor economics Mount Holyoke College, 1917-1919, assistant professor, 1921-1923, associate professor, 1923-1930, professor economics and sociology, 1930-1941. With various departments United States Government, from 1945, member delegate to Paris Conference on Reparations, 1945-1946, economic advisor Trade and Commerce branch, Office Military Government for Germany, 1946-1947, deputy for foreign trade negotiations, Military Government for Germany, 1947-1949, chief foreign trade section, Office Special Republican, Economic Control Agency, 1949-1952, director foreign trade division Office United States Republican to North Atlantic Treaty Organization and other regional organizations in Europe, Paris, 1952-1961.

      Consultant Bureau African Affairs State Department, Washington, from 1962. United States delegate Conference General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade, Geneva, Switzerland, 1955. Special adviser to ambassador Rabat, Morocco, 1965-1966.

    Works

    • Author: World Trade, 1939, Far Eastern Trade of the United States, 1940. Contributor articles to business and professional journals.

    Membership

    Member American Association of University Women, Phi Beta Kappa, Delta Gamma (Distinguished Service award 1955).

    Connections

    • father: Charles Matthias Dietrich
    • mother: Kittie Rose (Packard) Dietrich
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    Born October 16, 1891
    • 1913
      Vassar College
    • 1914
      University Wisconsin
    • 1921
      University Wisconsin
    • 1962
      Mount Holyoke College
    • 1914 - 1917
      Instructor, history Bronell Hall
      Omaha, Nebraska, United States
    • 1945 - 1946
      with various departments United States Government
    • 1947 - 1949
      with various departments United States Government
    • 1949 - 1952
      with various departments United States Government
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