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Lester Ingle

Lester Ingle, American educator. Recipient Excellence of Teaching award University Illinois, 1967. National Institutes of Health grantee on toxicology of pesticides. Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Institute Biology, American Society Entomology.

Background

  • Ingle, Lester was born on July 30, 1908 in Howard, Kansas, United States. Son of Jess Newton and Martha Ellen (Gadberry) Ingle.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Kansas State College, 1932. Master of Science, Brown U., 1934, Doctor of Philosophy., 1936.

    Career

    • National Research Council fellow University of Chicago, 1936-1937. Instructor University of Illinois at Urbana, 1937-1941, assistant professor, 1942-1946, associate professor, 1946-1952, professor, 1952-1973, emeritus, 1973-1980. Consultant toxicology of pesticides to industry.

    Works

    • Author (with Zim): Seashores, 1955. Animal Biology, 9th edit., 1971. Editor: Resources in Science-Biology, 1966.

    Membership

    Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Institute Biology, American Society Entomology.

    Connections

    • Married Edith Jaeger, September 7, 1935. Children: Linda I. Rain, Paul Edward.
    • father: Jess Newton Ingle
    • mother: Martha Ellen (Gadberry) Ingle
    • spouse: Edith Jaeger
    • children: Linda I. Rain Ingle
    • Paul Edward Ingle
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    Born July 30, 1908
    Died February 25, 1980
    (aged 71)
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