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Walter Charles Giffin Edit Profile

educator , consultant , Industrial engineer

Walter Charles Giffin was industrial engineer, educator, consultant. Registered professional engineer, Ohio. National Aeronautics and Space Administration Research grantee, 1978-1983. Member of Experimental Aircraft Association (Oshkosh, Wisconsin and Pueblo, Colorado).

Background

Giffin, Walter Charles was born on April 22, 1936 in Walhonding, Ohio, United States. Son of Charles Maurice and Florence Ruth (Davis) Giffin.

Education

B. Industrial Engineering, Ohio State University, 1960. Master of Science, Ohio State University, 1960. Doctor of Philosophy, Ohio State University, 1964.

Career

Research engineer, General Motors Research laboratories, Warren, Michigan, 1960-1961;research associate systems research group, Ohio State University, Columbus, 1961-1962;instructor industrial and systems engineering, Ohio State University, Columbus, 1962-1964;assistant professor, Ohio State University, Columbus, 1964-1968;associate professor, Ohio State University, Columbus, 1968-1971;professor, Ohio State University, Columbus, 1971-1987;professor emeritus, Ohio State University, Columbus, since 1987;professor engineering, University of Southern Colorado, Pueblo, 1987-1992;retired, since 1992. Consultant in field.

Achievements

  • Registered professional engineer, Ohio.

Membership

Member of Experimental Aircraft Association (Oshkosh, Wisconsin and Pueblo, Colorado).

Connections

Married Beverly Ann Neff, September 1, 1956. Children– Steven, Rebecca.

father:
Charles Maurice Giffin

mother:
Florence Ruth (Davis) Giffin

spouse:
Beverly Ann Neff

child:
Steven Giffin

child:
Rebecca Giffin