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Dennis R. Dinger Edit Profile

Ceramist , educator

Dennis R. Dinger, American ceramist, educator. Bible teacher Piedmont Christian Fellowship, Pendleton, South Carolina, since 1996; Fellow: American Ceramic Society (John Marquis Memorial award, Whitewares Division 1989).

Background

Dinger, Dennis R. was born on June 25, 1948 in Allentown, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Charles R. and Ethel G. Dinger.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Ceramic Engineering, Alfred University, New York, 1970. Master of Science in Solid State Science, Pa.State University, University Park, 1975. Doctor of Philosophy, Pa.State University, University Park, 1975.

Master of Science in Fuel Science, Pa.State University, University Park, 1975.

Career

Senior research associate Alfred University, 1978—1983, assistant professor ceramic engineering, 1983—1988. Professor ceramic engineering Clemson University, South Carolina, 1988—2001, professor emeritus ceramic and materials engineering, since 2001. Master of Science teacher Oconee Christian Academy, Seneca, 2005—2008, High School teacher.

Consultant ceramist Dinger Ceramic Consulting Services, Clemson, since 1988. Sergeant United States Army, 1970-1972, Korea.

Membership

Bible teacher Piedmont Christian Fellowship, Pendleton, South Carolina, since 1996. Fellow: American Ceramic Society (John Marquis Memorial award, Whitewares Division 1989).

Connections

Married Christine B. Funk, May 17, 1954. Children: Daniel R., Rachel M., Matthew J., Jonathan M., Joseph E.

father:
Charles R.

mother:
Ethel G. Dinger

spouse:
Christine B. Funk

children:
Daniel R. Dinger

Rachel M. Dinger

Matthew J. Dinger

Jonathan M. Dinger

Joseph E. Dinger