Jacob Wernli Schaefer Edit Profile
Biomedical Engineering, Ohio State University, 1941. Honorary Doctor of Science, Ohio State University, 1976.
Member of staff, Bell laboratories, 1941-1984; director, Kwajalein (Marshall Islands) Field Station, 1963-1965; executive director, Holmdel, New Jersey, 1968-1980; executive director, Murray Hill, New Jersey, 1980-1981; executive director, Military Systems Division, Whippany, New Jersey, 1981-1984, retired; private consultant, 1984-1995.
President Watchung (New Jersey) School Board, 1954-1963. Trustee Bancroft School, Haddonfield, New Jersey, since 1973. Chairman Watchung Planning Board, 1967-1995.
Member Watchung Area council Boy Scouts American, 1966-1969. Active Old Guard, Summit, New Jersey, director 1998. Trustee Bancroft, 1973-2000.
Captain Ordnance Corps Army of the United States, 1942-1946. Fellow Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers. Member National Academy Engineering, American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Army Ordnance Association.
Married Mary Snow Carter, July 26, 1941. Children: Joanna, James, Scott.