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Ralph Troll

Ralph Troll, German biology educator. Recipient National Science Foundation summer fellow, University Arizona, 1959, Duke University, 1960, University Minnesota, 1961, Oregon State University, 1966. With United States Army, 1952-1954, Japan. Member Illinois State Academy of Sciences.

Background

  • Troll, Ralph was born on October 8, 1932 in Reinheim, Hesse, Germany. Came to the United States, 1947. Son of Johann Christian and Nelly (Bentheim) Troll.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, University Illinois, 1957. Master of Science, University Illinois, 1958. Doctor of Philosophy, University Minnesota, 1965.

    Career

    • Instructor biology Augustana College, Rock Island, Illinois, 1959-1963, assistant professor, 1963-1966, associate professor, 1966-1972, professor, 1972—1999, professor emeritus, since 1999.

    Works

    • Author: Life of Marcello Malphigi, 1989. Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    With United States Army, 1952-1954, Japan. Member Illinois State Academy of Sciences.

    Connections

    • Married Loretta Frieda Glaser, June 28, 1958. Children: Michael B., Karen N., Krista A.
    • father: Johann Christian Troll
    • mother: Nelly (Bentheim) Troll
    • spouse: Loretta Frieda Glaser
    • children: Michael B. Troll
    • Karen N. Troll
    • Krista A. Troll
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    Born October 8, 1932
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    • 1957
      University Illinois
    • 1958
      University Illinois
    • 1965
      University Minnesota
    • 1959 - 1963
      Instructor, biology Augustana College
      Rock Island, Illinois, United States