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Edward Charles Horn

Edward Charles Horn, American educator, biologist. awards com.


  • Horn, Edward Charles was born on October 23, 1916 in Hartford, Connecticut, United States. Son of Gustav Ferdinand and Josephine (Kugler) Horn.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Trinity College, Hartford, 1938, Doctor of Science, 1965. A.M., Princeton, 1940, Doctor of Philosophy., 1941.


    • Instructor biology Russell Sage College, 1941-1942, U. Arizona, 1942-1946. Member of faculty Duke, 1946-1969, professor zoology, 1959-1969, department chairman, 1960-1969. Consultant biology div., Oak Ridge National Laboratory, 1955-1969.

      Research investigator, 1956-1957.


    • Contributor professional journals.


    Member ad hoc training grant consultant National Institutes of Health, 1962, prepostdoctoral and special fellowship program, 1964-1967. Member undergraduate Equipment awards committee National Science Foundation, 1963-1964. Served with United States Army Air Force, 1943-1946.

    Grantee National Institutes of Health, 1954-1957, 57-59, 60-63, 60-64, National Science Foundation, 1964-1967. Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science. Member American Society Cell Biology, American Society Zoologists, Academy Sciences, Society Developmental Biology, Sigma Xi.


    • Married Edith Meline Williams, January 23, 1941. Children: Edward Gustav, William Charles, Kathy Meline.
    • father: Gustav Ferdinand Horn
    • mother: Josephine (Kugler) Horn
    • spouse: Edith Meline Williams
    • children: Edward Gustav Horn
    • William Charles Horn
    • Kathy Meline Horn
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    Born October 23, 1916
    Died November 18, 1969
    (aged 53)