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Russell Clarence Johnson

Russell Clarence Johnson, American microbiologist educator, researcher. United States Public Health Service fellowship, 1963-1965, grant, National Institutes of Health, 1966. Fellow: Infectious Disease Society of America, American Academy Microbiology; member: American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Leptospirosis Research Conference, Society Experimental Biology Medicine, American Society Microbiology, Sigma Xi.

Background

  • Johnson, Russell Clarence was born on August 3, 1930 in Wausau, Wisconsin, United States. Son of Clarence Nels and Esther Mae (Bachman) Johnson.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, University Wisconsin, Madison, 1957. Master of Science, University Wisconsin, Madison, 1958. Doctor of Philosophy, University Wisconsin, Madison, 1960.

    Career

    • Research council member National Academy of Sciences, Fort Derrick, Frederick, Maryland, 1960—1961. Research microbiologist, 1961—1962. Instructor and assistant professor University Minnesota, Minneapolis, 1962—1969.

      Associate professor, 1969—1974. Professor microbiology, since 1974. Consultant Office Surgeon General, United States Army, 1970—1972.

      Member subcommittee Taxonomy Leptospira and Spirochaetales, 1969. Commission viral infections Armed Forces Epidemiological Board, 1970—1973. Corporal United States Army, 1952-1954.

    Works

    • Editor: (book) Biology of the Parasite Spirochetes, 1976.

    Membership

    Fellow: Infectious Disease Society of America, American Academy Microbiology. Member: American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Leptospirosis Research Conference, Society Experimental Biology Medicine, American Society Microbiology, Sigma Xi.

    Connections

    • Married Patricia Ann Struck, June 25, 1955. Children: Linda, Kimberly, Kristine.
    • father: Clarence Nels Johnson
    • mother: Esther Mae (Bachman) Johnson
    • spouse: Patricia Ann Struck
    • children: Linda Johnson
    • Kimberly Johnson
    • Kristine Johnson
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    Born August 3, 1930
    Nationality
    • 1957
      University Wisconsin
    • 1958
      University Wisconsin
    • 1960
      University Wisconsin
    • 1960 - 1961
      Research council member, National Academy Science
      Frederick, Maryland, United States
    • 1961 - 1962
      research microbiologist
    • 1962 - 1969
      instructor, and assistant professor University Minnesota
      Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
    • 1969 - 1974
      associate, professor
    • 1969
      member, subcommittee Taxonomy Leptospira and Spirochaetales
    • 1970 - 1972
      consultant, Office Surgeon General
    • 1970 - 1973
      comn. viral infections Armed Forces Epidemiological Board
    • 1974
      professor, microbiology
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