Faus, Warren W. (1919-2011)

Faus, Warren W. (1919-2011)

Date Updated




Academic Rank


Year Retired from SJSU


Educational Background

University of Hawaii, 1959

Stanford University, 1954 MA

Montana State University, 1942 BA

Minneapolis School of Art, 1939

Teaching Experience

San Jose State University, 1946-1974

Dean, School of Humanities & Arts, SJSU, 1972-1974

Chair, Art Dept., SJSU, 1960-1967

Administrative and Professional Experience

1960‑1961, President, Western Assoc. of Art Museums.

1979‑1980, President, Society for Asian Art, San Francisco.

1984‑1990, Member, Asian Art Commission of San Francisco (Governing Board of Asian Art Museum of S.F.); Chairman, Asian Art Commission 1985‑1987.

1994, Senior Counselor, Asian Art Commission.

Personal Commentary

Since retiring from SJSU in 1974, I have been actively involved in educational programming at the Asian Art Museum of San Francisco. Also, I have resumed painting in watercolors and oils.

Date Completed: 8/96

Adapted from: Biographies of Retired Faculty San Jose State University 1997: A Project of the Emeritus Faculty Association of San Jose State University. San Jose, CA: The University, 1997.


Faus, Warren W. (1919-2011)