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art educator

Robert Koch, American art educator. Recipient Faculty Scholar award Southern Connecticut State University, 1973-1974. President Temple Shalom of Norwalk, Connecticut, 1966-1969; honorary trustee Mark Twain Memorial 1st Lieutenant United States Army, 1942-1945. Member College Art Association, American Association of University Professors.

Background

Koch, Robert was born on April 7, 1918 in New York City. Son of Millard Fillmore and Ella (Heidelberg) Koch.

Education

AB, Harvard University, 1939;Master of Arts, New York University, 1953;Doctor of Philosophy, Yale University, 1957.

Career

Assistant instructor, Queen's College, New York City, 1951-1953;graduate assistant, Yale University, New Haven, 1953-1956;assistant professor, Southern Connecticut State University, New Haven, 1956-1959;lecturer, University of California, Berkeley, 1960-1961;associate professor, Southern Connecticut State University, New Haven, 1959-1966;professor, Southern Connecticut State University, New Haven, 1966-1979;professor emeritus, Southern Connecticut State University, New Haven, since 1979.

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Membership

President Temple Shalom of Norwalk, Connecticut, 1966-1969. Honorary trustee Mark Twain Memorial 1st Lieutenant United States Army, 1942-1945. Member College Art Association, American Association of University Professors.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: collecting books, antiques.

Connections

Married Gladys Leah Rooff, August 5, 1942. Children: B'rak Elana Asher, Mitchell David.

father:
Millard Fillmore Koch

mother:
Ella (Heidelberg) Koch

spouse:
Gladys Leah Rooff

child:
B'rak Elana Asher Koch

child:
Mitchell David Koch