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David Keith Van Keuren

David Keith Van Keuren, American historian. Research grantee Center History of Physics, 1996; summer fellowship CASBS, 1986, Mellon fellow Australian Psychological Society, 1984. Member History of Science Society, Sigma Xi (NRL chapter vice president 1997-1998, president since 1998).

Background

  • Keuren, David Keith Van was born on October 28, 1950 in Park Falls, Wisconsin, United States. Son of James Orren and Ruby Lillian (Bridges) Van Keuren.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, University Wisconsin, 1972. Master of Arts, University Wisconsin, 1975. Doctor of Philosophy, University Pennsylvania, 1982.

    Career

    • Andrew W. Mellon fellow American Philosophical Society, Philadelphia, 1984-1985. Consultant Center for History of Chemical, 1985-1986. Historian Naval Research Laboratory, Washington, since 1986.

      Organizer Maury Workshop in History of Oceanography, Woods Hole, Massachusetts, 1997.

    Works

    • Author: Proper Study of Mankind, 1986. Editor: Estate of Social Knowledge, 1991. Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    Member History of Science Society, Sigma Xi (NRL chapter vice president 1997-1998, president since 1998).

    Personality

    Interests

    Fiction writing, bicycling.

    Connections

    • father: James Orren Keuren
    • mother: Ruby Lillian (Bridges) Van Keuren
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    Born October 28, 1950
    (age 66)
    Nationality
    • 1972
      University Wisconsin
    • 1975
      University Wisconsin
    • 1982
      University Pennsylvania
    • 1984 - 1985
      Andrew W. Mellon fellow, American Philosophical Society
      Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
    • 1985 - 1986
      consultant, Center for History of Chemical
    • 1986
      historian Naval Research Laboratory
      Washington, United States