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James Scott Norris

James Scott Norris, American molecular biology educator. Grantee National Institutes of Health, numerous others, since 1973. Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Association for Cancer Research, American Society Microbiology, American Society Cell Biology, Genetic Society of America, Endocrine Society.

Background

  • Norris, James Scott was born on August 6, 1943 in Selma, Alabama, United States. Son of Richard Roswell and Marjorie Rose (Jennings) Norris.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Keene State College, 1966. Doctor of Philosophy, University Colorado, 1971.

    Career

    • Postdoctoral fellow University Illinois, Urbana, 1970-1972, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, 1972-1973. Instructor cell biology Baylor College Medicine, Houston, 1973-1977. Assistant professor medicine University Arkansas Medical School, Little Rock, 1977-1983, associate professor medicine, 1983-1988.

      Professor medicine Medical University South Carolina, Charleston, since 1988. Assistant dean graduate school Medical University South Carolina, 1991. Member National Institutes of Health metabolic pathology study section, 1990-1993, 95—.

    Membership

    Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Association for Cancer Research, American Society Microbiology, American Society Cell Biology, Genetic Society of America, Endocrine Society.

    Personality

    Interests

    Tennis, golf.

    Connections

    • Married Gloria Jean Ackerson, July 2, 1966. Children: Kristi Lynn, Kari Annual.
    • father: Richard Roswell Norris
    • mother: Marjorie Rose (Jennings) Norris
    • spouse: Gloria Jean Ackerson
    • children: Kristi Lynn Norris
    • Kari Annual Norris
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    Born August 6, 1943
    (age 73)
    Nationality
    • 1966
      Keene State College
    • 1971
      University Colorado
    • 1970 - 1972
      Postdoctoral fellow, University Illinois
      Urbana, Illinois, United States
    • 1972 - 1973
      Postdoctoral fellow, University Illinois
      Bethesda, Maryland, United States
    • 1973 - 1977
      instructor, cell biology Baylor College Medicine
      Houston, Texas, United States
    • 1977 - 1983
      assistant, professor medicine University Arkansas Medical School
      Little Rock, Arkansas, United States
    • 1988
      professor, medicine Medical University South Carolina
      Charleston, South Carolina, United States

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