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Industrial design educator

Walter Alfred Schaer, industrial design educator. Fellow American Association for the Advancement of Science, Industrial Designers Society of America (vice president 1967-1969), Association Humanistic Psychology, Swiss Werkbund.

Background

Schaer, Walter Alfred was born on April 18, 1926 in Bern, Switzerland. Came to the United States, 1960. Son of Alfred and Hermine (Von Dach) Schaer.

Education

MID, Ulm. Graduate School Design, Federal Republic Germany, 1959. Doctor of Philosophy, Walden University, 1976.

Career

Professor industrial product design Auburn (Alabama) University, since 1965. Co-director Ecohumanistic Design Institute, Auburn, since 1965. Founder Ecohumanistic Design concept.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to The Quest, AHP Perspectvie, Ostschweizer.

Membership

Fellow American Association for the Advancement of Science, Industrial Designers Society of America (vice president 1967-1969), Association Humanistic Psychology, Swiss Werkbund.

Connections

Married Barbara Brown, 1966.

father:
Alfred Schaer

mother:
Hermine (Von Dach) Schaer

spouse:
Barbara Brown