Party affiliation: Democrat
Graduate assistant, instructor biology U. Pittsburgh, 1924-1926. Expedition to British Guiana, U. Pittsburgh, 1924. Arcturus expedition, 1925.
In charge class from U. Pittsburgh, British Guiana expedition, 1926. Instructor, assistant professor zoology U. Miami, 1926-1929. Graduate assistant University of Chicago, 1929-1930.
In change biological exhibits Century of Progress, Chicago, 1931-1933. Professor zoology U. Miami, 1933-1962, secretary, 1933-1942, dean administration, 1939-1941, dean faculty, 1941, chancellor, since 1962. In charge biological exhibits of University of California at Golden Gate Exposition (on leave from U. Miami), 1938-1939.
On military leave to United States Army Air Force, 1942-1944. Dean Faculty, U. Miami, 1944-1946. Vice president 1947-1953, president 1953-1962.
President, Florida Association Colleges Universities 1948-1949.
Born March 7, 1901