HENRY T. OWEN
Henry T. Owen, onetime professor of business
administration, died on August 2, 1979. He was 70.
Professor Owen was born on March 5, 1909, in
Ruston, Louisiana. He earned a bachelor's degree from Furman University
in 1929, a master's degree from Louisiana State University in
1931, and a PhD from New York University in 1942.
Dr. Owen taught at Tulane University. He joined
the faculty of The University of Texas at Austin in 1951 and taught
until 1962. He specialized in insurance and statistics.
Professor Owen published Fundamentals of
Life Insurance (1951) and A Manual of Life, Accident, and
Sickness Insurance (1956).
John R. Durbin, Secretary
The General Faculty
Biographical sketch prepared by Teresa Palomo
Acosta and posted on the Faculty Council web site on May 24, 2001.
Additional biographical sources can be found in the UT Office
of Public Affairs.