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Civil engineering educator

David Christian Kraft, American Civil engineering educator. Registered profile engineer, Ohio, Kansas, Missouri. Named Professor of Year U. Dayton, 1970, Outstanding Dayton Area Engineering Educator Engineering Affiliate Socs. Council, 1971; recipient Neil Armstrong award Ohio Society Professional Engineers, 1972. Member National Society Professional Engineers, American Society of Civil Engineers, American Society Engineering Education.

Background

Kraft, David Christian was born on September 10, 1937 in Marion, Ohio, United States. Son of Walter Christian and Marie Francis Kraft.

Education

Business and Community Engagement, University Dayton, 1959. Master of Science in Civil Engineering, University Notre Dame, 1961. PhDCE, Ohio State University, 1964.

Master of Business Administration, Rockhurst College, 1983.

Career

Association research engineer, U. New Mexico, 1964;assistant professor сivil engineering, U. Dayton, 1965-1968;associate professor, U. Dayton, 1969-1972;professor, U. Dayton, 1972-1978;assistant dean, U. Dayton, 1970-1972;dean School Engineering, University Dayton, 1972-1978;dean School Engineering, University Kansas, Lawrence, 1978-1984;professor сivil engineering, U. Kansas, 1984-1990;director engineering management, U. Kansas, since 1990;partner, Kraft-Shaw-Weiss and Associates (Cons. Engineers), since 1968.

Achievements

  • Registered professional engineer, Ohio, Kansas, Missouri.

Membership

Member National Society Professional Engineers, American Society of Civil Engineers, American Society Engineering Education.

Connections

Married Suzanne Bintz, August 24, 1959. Children– Susan, Michael, Jeannine.

father:
Walter Christian

mother:
Marie Francis Kraft

spouse:
Suzanne Bintz

children:
Susan Kraft

Michael Kraft

Jeannine Kraft