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Donald Roop Clippinger

Donald Roop Clippinger, American educator. Fellow Ohio Academy Science (executive vice president); member Ohio Education Association, Sigma Xi, Phi Kappa Phi, Phi Lambda Upsilon.


  • Clippinger, Donald Roop was born on January 14, 1905 in Dayton, Ohio, United States. Son of Walter G. and Sara (Roop) Clippinger.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Otterbein College, 1925, Doctor of Laws, 1957. Master of Science, Ohio State University, 1926, Doctor of Philosophy., 1936.


    • Assistant professor of chemistry Otterbein College, 1926-1928, Ohio U., 1928-1936, associate professor, 1936-1942, professor of chemistry, 1942-1967, department chairman chemistry, 1946-1951 director graduated from College 1951-1953, dean graduate college, 1953-1965, professor of chemistry 1965-1967. President Athens (O.) City Board Education, S.E. Ohio School Board Association, and Ohio School Board Association. Secretary, editor proceedings Midwest Conference on Graduate Study and Research, 1950-1965.

      Councillor American Chemical Society.


    • Author: Laboratory Program for General Chemistry, 1946, review, 1954. Manual of Quantitative Analysis, 1948. Contributor Handbook of Chemistry.


    Church should be involved into political life by organizing delegations to party conferences.


    Through Jesus' death on the cross, and his resurrection, the power of evil in the world is broken.

    Denomination: Methodist


    Church should organize delegations to different ecumenical conferences throughout the world and actively participate in the global inter-religious dialogues.


    Fellow Ohio Academy Science (executive vice president). Member Ohio Education Association, Sigma Xi, Phi Kappa Phi, Phi Lambda Upsilon.


    • Married Florence Vance, August 30, 1927. Children: Richard, Miriam Jo, William, Donald (deceased).
    • father: Walter G. Clippinger
    • mother: Sara (Roop) Clippinger
    • spouse: Florence Vance
    • children: Richard Clippinger
    • Miriam Jo Clippinger
    • William Clippinger
    • Donald Clippinger (deceased)
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    Born January 14, 1905
    Died October 5, 1967
    (aged 62)