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George John Schroepfer

educator , civil engineer.

George John Schroepfer, American educator, civil engineer. Recipient awards in field for research and distinguished service. member of faculty University of Minnesota, from 1945, professor sanitary engineering, 1945-1972; Member Water Pollution Control Federation (president 1943, honorary, Gordon M. Fair award 1976, William J. Orchard medal 1977), American Water Works Association (life.

Background

Schroepfer, George John was born on September 7, 1906 in St. Paul. Son of Joseph J. and Katherine (Dippel) Schroepfer.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering, University Minnesota, 1928, Master of Science, 1930, C.E., 1932.

Career

From assistant engineer to chief engineer Minneapolis-St. Paul Sanitary District, 1928-1945. Member of faculty University of Minnesota, from 1945, professor sanitary engineering, 1945-1972. Consultant in field, from 1940.

Works

  • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member of faculty University of Minnesota, from 1945, professor sanitary engineering, 1945-1972. Member Water Pollution Control Federation (president 1943, honorary, Gordon M. Fair award 1976, William J. Orchard medal 1977), American Water Works Association (life.

Connections

Married Catherine R. Callahan, September 5, 1931. Children: George John, Mary Catherine.

father:
Joseph J. Schroepfer

mother:
Katherine (Dippel) Schroepfer

spouse:
Catherine R. Callahan

children:
George John Schroepfer

Mary Catherine Schroepfer