KOCH, WALTER FERDINAND, 1922-

Biography:

Geographer, public administrator. Born– Oct. 8, 1922, Hamburg, Germany, but was an American citizen. Married– 1945. Children– Four. Education– University of Alabama, B.A., 1956, M.A., 1957, Ph.D. in International Studies, 1961. Administrative Assistant, Bureau of Public Administration, University of Alabama, 1955-1957; taught geography, University of Alabama, 1957-. Editor, Alabama Geographer; state coordinator, National Council of Geography Educators; member, Association of American Geographers.

Source:

American Men and Women of Science, 1976.

Publication(s):

The City Government of Huntsville, Alabama; an Organizational Survey. University, Ala; Bureau of Public Administration, University of Alabama, 1958.

Municipal Debt in Alabama. Montgomery, Ala; Alabama League of Municipalities, 1958.