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business educator

Richard Eugene Walton, Business educator. Ford Foundation faculty grantee University of Michigan, 1962-1963. Served with Army of the United States, 1954-1956.

Background

Walton, Richard Eugene was born on April 15, 1931 in Pulaski, Iowa, United States. Son of Lee Richard and Florence (King) Walton.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Purdue University, 1953. Master of Science, Purdue University, 1954. Postgraduate, Victoria University, New Zealand, 1953.

Doctor of Business Administration, Harvard, 1959.

Career

Faculty, Harvard Business School, since 1968; Edsel Bryant Ford professor business, Harvard Business School, 1970-1976; director research division, Harvard Business School, 1970-1976; now Wallace Brett Donham professor business, Harvard Business School. Consultant various industrial firms, government agys. including Department State. Board directors Champion International Corporation.

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Membership

Served with Army of the United States, 1954-1956.

Connections

Married Sharon Claire Doty, April 13, 1952. Children— John, Elizabeth, Margaret, Andrew.

father:
Lee Richard Walton

mother:
Florence (King) Walton

spouse:
Sharon Claire Doty

children:
John Walton

Margaret Walton

Andrew Walton

Elizabeth Walton