Shafer, Dwight T. (1920-2014)

Shafer, Dwight T. (1920-2014)

Date Updated



Secondary Education/Counselor Education

Academic Rank


Year Retired from SJSU


Educational Background

State University of Iowa, 1956 Ph.D.

State University of Iowa, 1951 MA

University of Northern Iowa, 1947 BA

Teaching Experience

San Jose State University, 1957-1990

University of Arizona, 1954-1957

University of Iowa Experimental High, 1952 -1954

Monticello, Iowa, High, 1951-1952

University of Iowa Experimental High, 1949 -1951

Hawarden, Iowa, 1948-1949

Administrative and Professional Experience

Research consultant for State Department of Education and for educational projects at the Federal level.

Active with School of Education in developing minority programs.

Selected Publications

Didn't publish but I also didn't perish.

Personal Commentary

A founding father of the California Faculty Association (CFA‑CUFA), i.e., health insurance, salaries, rights of faculty at legislative level.

Date Completed: 9/96

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.


Shafer, Dwight T. (1920-2014)