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Bob Gene Smith

Bob Gene Smith, American biology educator, consultant. Achievements include design of laboratory exercise on metric system and development of a method of dating chaparral fires. Member of World Wildlife Fund, California Higher Education Association (state council 1973-1974, National Education Association delegate 1973-1975), California Teachers Association.

Background

  • Smith, Bob Gene was born on November 9, 1932 in Floydada, Texas, United States. Son of C. M. and Carrie A. Smith.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Texas Tech University, 1958. Master of Science, Texas Tech University, 1961. Credential in Administration, California State University, Los Angeles, 1963—1964.

      Master of Science in Biology, University Montana, Missoula, 1966.

    Career

    • Teacher biology Colton High School, California, 1958—1961. Assistant professor biology San Bernardino Community College, 1966—1970, associate professor, since 1970. Athletic director Public Schools, Bloomington, California, 1963—1966, vice principal, California, 1963—1966.

      Consultant, herpetology, entomology, taxonomy San Bernardino County. Served United States Air Force, 1951-1953, Norton Air Force Base.

    Major achievements

    • Achievements include design of laboratory exercise on metric system and development of a method of dating chaparral fires.

    Works

    • Author: Current Practices in Controlling Mesquite in Range Lands, 1987
    • contributor.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Membership

    Member of World Wildlife Fund, California Higher Education Association (state council 1973-1974, National Education Association delegate 1973-1975), California Teachers Association.

    Connections

    • Married Thralene Parsons Smith, December 26, 1953. Children: Malcolm Shawn, Michael Brian.
    • father: C. M.
    • mother: Carrie A. Smith
    • spouse: Thralene Parsons Smith
    • children: Malcolm Shawn Smith
    • Michael Brian Smith
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    Born November 9, 1932
    Nationality
    • 1958
      Texas Tech University
    • 1961
      Texas Tech University
    • 1966
      University Montana
    • 1958 - 1961
      Teacher, biology Colton High School
      California, United States