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Neil Frederick Shiffler

management educator , University dean

Neil Frederick Shiffler, American management educator, university dean. Active Little League Baseball, Cub Scouts, Boy Scouts American; chairman Township Planning Commission Served with United States Army Air Force, 1943-1945; Member American Marketing Association, Academy Management Lodges: Masons.

Background

Shiffler, Neil Frederick was born on August 15, 1922 in Altoona, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Edgar Harold and Amelia Elizabeth (Herr) Shiffler.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Pennsylvania, 1948. Master of Business Administration, University Michigan, 1950. Doctor of Philosophy, University Pittsburgh, 1960.

Career

From instructor to professor business administration Bucknell University, from 1950, also chairman department management, dean Graduate School, director graduate programs. Lecturer University Pittsburgh, 1955-1956. Management consultant.

Member panel American Arbitration Association.

Works

  • Author: (with others) Principles of Marketing, 1960. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Religion

Through Jesus' death on the cross, and his resurrection, God has broken the power of all that is evil, in the world and in us.

Views

Some personalities are difficult to manage, especially if they are prone to despair. Do not give up on a search of the paths of God, and the sense of joy and assurances you are looking for will be received.

Membership

Active Little League Baseball, Cub Scouts, Boy Scouts American. Chairman Township Planning Commission Served with United States Army Air Force, 1943-1945. Member American Marketing Association, Academy Management Lodges: Masons.

Connections

Married Ruth Gertrude Garman, February 23, 1946. Children– Neil Frederick II, Alan Lee, Dale Stewart, Sandra Kay, Douglas H.

Politics

The state cannot control the church, nor should the church attempt to dominate the state. However, religious expression should be present in public life.