Joseph Gilbert Hoffman, American scientist, educator. Recipient awards Naval Ordnance, 1943, Manhattan District, 1945, Office of Scientific Research and Development, 1945. Fellow American Physical Society; member American Association Cancer Research, American Association for the Advancement of Science, Society Experimental Biology and Medicine, Society Experimental Biology and Medicine Western New York, Austin Flint Society Medical Unitarian.
- Staff Roswell Park Memorial Institute, 1939-1946, director cancer research, 1946-1954, consultant cancer research, 1954-1974. Physicist Carnegie Institute Washington, 1940-1942, National Bureau Standards, 1942-1944. Science staff Los Alamos Science laboratories, 1944-1946, consultant, 1946-1974, research professor of University Buffalo School Medicine, 1947-1974, professor biophysics, 1954-1974, professor physics 1957-1974.