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Kenneth Leroy Johnson

Kenneth Leroy Johnson, American physiologist, educator. Member American Association for the Advancement of Science California, Southern California academics science, Sigma Xi, Pi Delta Kappa, Phi Kappa Phi.

Background

  • Johnson, Kenneth Leroy was born on May 24, 1914 in Wausa, Nebraska, United States. Son of Victor August and Mathilda (Anderson) Johnson.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Bethany (Kansas) College, 1934. Master of Sciences, University So California, 1940, Doctor of Philosophy., 1950.

    Career

    • Instructor sci and speech Canton (Kansas) High School, 1934-1937. Assistant professor biological science, dean men Bethany College, 1937-1943. Instructor Navy V-5 Program, U. Kansas 1943-1944.

      Instructor physiology Iowa State College, 1944-1945. Instructor biological science, dean men Reedley (Calif) Junior College, 1945-1946. Assistant professor physiology San Jose (California) State College, 1947-1951.

      Member of faculty Long Beach (California) State University, 1951-1976, professor physiology, 1952-1976, chairman div. natural science, 1952-1967. Member California State Colls. State Academy Senate, 1968-1971.

      Special research hypothermia-metabolism relationships.

    Membership

    Member American Association for the Advancement of Science California, Southern California academics science, Sigma Xi, Pi Delta Kappa, Phi Kappa Phi.

    Connections

    • Married Katherine Louise Watts, June 5, 1938.
    • father: Victor August Johnson
    • mother: Mathilda (Anderson) Johnson
    • spouse: Katherine Louise Watts
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    Born March 24, 1914
    Died September 5, 1976
    (aged 62)
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