Log In

John Franklin Senft Edit Profile

forestry educator

John Franklin Senft, American Forestry educator. First lieutenant United States Army, 1955-1957. Member American Society for Testing and Materials, Forest Products Research Society (section president 1990-1991), Society Wood Science and Technology.

Background

Senft, John Franklin was born on April 13, 1933 in York, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Walter Melvin and Rhoda (Garber) Senft.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Pennsylvania State University, 1955; Master of Science, Pennsylvania State University, 1959; Doctor of Philosophy, Purdue University, 1967.

Career

Instructor forestry, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, 1957-1959; instructor forestry, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, 1959-1967; assistant professor, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, 1967-1972; associate professor forestry, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, since 1972. Consultant Agency for International Development, Brazil, 1972, USDA, Madison, Wisconsin, 1980.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor research articles to professional publications.

Membership

First lieutenant United States Army, 1955-1957. Member American Society for Testing and Materials, Forest Products Research Society (section president 1990-1991), Society Wood Science and Technology.

Connections

Married Kathryn Anna Glatfelter, January 20, 1958. Children: Dan (deceased), Nancy.

father:
Walter Melvin Senft

mother:
Rhoda (Garber) Senft

spouse:
Kathryn Anna Glatfelter

children:
Dan Senft (deceased)

Nancy Senft