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Irvin Faust, American author, educator. Served with United States Army, 1943-1946, European Theatre of Operations; Served with United States Army, Philippines. Member Poets, Playwrights, Editors, Essayists and Novelists association, National Association College Admissions Counselors.

Background

He was born in Brooklyn, New York to Morris and Pauline Faust and grew up in Queens, New York and attended the Queens College of the City of New York (now known as the Queens College of the City University of New York) and the City College of New York (now known as the City College of the City University of New York), where he earned a B.S. degree in 1949.

Education

Bachelor of Science, City College of New York, 1949. Master of Arts, Columbia University Teachers College, 1952. Doctor of Education, Columbia University Teachers College, 1960.

Career

In 1952 and an Ed.D in 1960. From 1943 to 1946, Faust served with the U.S. Army during and after World War II. He served with the Army in Europe and the South Pacific. Faust married Jean Satterthwaite in 1959.

Faust was born to a Jewish family in Brooklyn, New York, the son of Morris and Pauline (née Henschel) Faust. Faust has also maintained a career in education. He has served as a teacher and guidance counselor at junior high and high schools.

Faust had also taught at such notable colleges as Swarthmore College, Columbia University, and the University of Rochester. For many years he was the Director of Guidance at Garden City High School (New York), Garden City, NY. Faust died from pneumonia following a series of strokes.

Membership

Served with United States Army, 1943-1946, European Theatre of Operations. Served with United States Army, Philippines. Member Poets, Playwrights, Editors, Essayists and Novelists association, National Association College Admissions Counselors.

Connections

Married Jean S. Faust, August 29, 1959.

father:
Morris Faust

mother:
Pauline (Henschel) Faust

spouse:
Jean S. Faust