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Lucille Lang Day

Lucille Lang Day, museum administrator, educator, writer, scientist. Recipient Joseph Henry Jackson award in literature, San Francisco Foundation, 1982; Graduate fellow, National Science Foundation, 1972-1975. Member of Women's National Book Association, National Association Science Writers, Northern California Science Writers Association, Phi Beta Kappa, Iota Sigma Pi.

Background

  • Day, Lucille Lang was born on December 5, 1947 in Oakland, California, United States. Daughter of Richard Allen and Evelyn Marietta (Hazard) Lang.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts California, Berkeley, 1971. Master of Arts, University California, Berkeley, 1973. Doctor of Philosophy, University California, Berkeley, 1979.

      Master of Arts, San Francisco State University, 1999. Master of Fine Arts, San Francisco State University, 2004.

    Career

    • Teaching assistant University California, Berkeley, 1971-1972, 75-76, research assistant, 1975, 77-78. Teacher science Magic Mountain School, 1977. Specialist mathematics and science Novato Unified School District, 1979—1981.

      Senior technical writer, editor Schlage Electronics, Santa Clara, 1981—1986. Instructor science Project Bridge Laney College, Oakland, 1984-1986. Science writer and manager precoll. education programs Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, 1986-1990, life science staff coordinator, 1990-1992, manager Hall of Health, Children's Hospital & Research Center at Oakland, 1992—2004, director Hall of Health, 2004—2009.

      Staff scientist Children's Hospital Oakland Research Institute, since 2010. Lecturer St. Mary's College California, Moraga, 1997—2000.

    Works

    • God of the Jellyfish
    • God of the Jellyfish shimmers in a space where moon cacti bloom at night and magpies can fly over a field of small glass bottles.

    Membership

    Member of Women's National Book Association, National Association Science Writers, Northern California Science Writers Association, Phi Beta Kappa, Iota Sigma Pi.

    Connections

    • Married Frank Lawrence Day, November 6, 1965 (divorced 1970). 1 child Liana Sherrine. Married Theodore Herman Fleischman, June 23, 1974 (divorced 1985).

      1 child Tamarind Channah Fleischman. Married Richard Michael Levine, August 25, 2002.
    • father: Richard Allen Lang
    • mother: Evelyn Marietta (Hazard) Lang
    • spouses: Frank Lawrence Day
    • Theodore Herman Fleischman
    • Richard Michael Levine
    • children: Liana Sherrine Day
    • Tamarind Channah Fleischman Day
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    Born December 5, 1947
    (age 69)
    Nationality
    • 1971
      University California
    • 1973
      University California
    • 1979
      University California
    • 1999
      San Francisco State University
    • 2004
      San Francisco State University
    • 1971 - 1972
      Teaching assistant, University California
      Berkeley, California, United States
    • 1977
      teacher, science Magic Mountain School
    • 1979 - 1981
      specialist, mathematics and science Novato Unified School District
    • 1981 - 1986
      senior, technical writer
      Santa Clara, California, United States
    • 1984 - 1986
      instructor, science Project Bridge Laney College
      Oakland, Tennessee, United States
    • 2010
      staff scientist, Children's Hospital Oakland Research Institute
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