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Management educator

Fremont Ellsworth Kast, American management educator. Served to lieutenant (junior grade) United States Naval Reserve, 1944-1947. Member National Academy Management (president 1976-1977), American Sociological Association, American Association of University Professors.

Background

Kast, Fremont Ellsworth was born on January 27, 1926 in Modesto, California, United States. Son of Fremont Horace and Arlette Evelyn (Bradley) Kast.

Education

Bachelor, San Jose State University, 1946. Master of Business Administration, Stanford University, 1949. Doctor of Philosophy, University Washington, 1956.

Career

Instructor Syracuse University, New York, 1949-1951. Assistant professor University Washington, Seattle, 1951-1956, associate professor, 1957-1961, professor management, since 1961, associate dean Graduate School Business Administration, 1979-1983. Fulbright professor Netherlands School of Economics, 1963.

Visiting professor University of California at Los Angeles, 1973, University Western Australia, 1985. Consultant Boeing, Seattle, 1960-1965, Air Force Institute of Technology, 1972-1974, Science Research Associates, Palo Alto, California, 1972-1984. Fulbright professor University Lisbon, Portugal, 1985.

Membership

Served to lieutenant (junior grade) United States Naval Reserve, 1944-1947. Member National Academy Management (president 1976-1977), American Sociological Association, American Association of University Professors.

Connections

Married Phyllis Jean Hames, June 20, 1948. Children– Karen Ann, Cheryl Jean.

father:
Fremont Horace Kast

mother:
Arlette Evelyn (Bradley) Kast

spouse:
Phyllis Jean Hames

child:
Karen Ann Kast

child:
Cheryl Jean Kast