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Richard Allen Albach

Richard Allen Albach, American microbiology professor. Achievements include research in biology of parasitic protozoa. Recipient Trustees Research award Chicago Medical School, 1968, Teaching Professor of Year award, 1976, 78, 82; fellow Abbott Foundation, 1961; grantee National Institutes of Health, 1965-1978.

Background

  • Albach, Richard Allen was born on March 31, 1930 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Maurice and Martha (Silverman) Albach.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, University Illinois, 1956. Master of Science, University Illinois, 1958. Doctor of Philosophy, Northwestern University, 1963.

    Career

    • Assistant professor University of Health Sciences, Chicago Medical School, North Chicago, Illinois, 1968-1969, associate professor, 1969-1973, professor, 1973—2003, vice-chairman, 1975-1982, acting chairman, 1982-1983, professor emeritus, since 2003. Editorial consultant Yearbook Medical Publications, Chicago, 1975-1981. Visiting professor St. George's University School Medicine, Grenada, since 1992.

    Major achievements

    • Achievements include research in biology of parasitic protozoa.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    With United States Army, 1953-1955. Fellow American Academy Microbiology (emeritus). Member American Society Microbiology, Society Protozoologists (executive committee 1984-1989, chairman awards committee 1995-1999), Illinois Society Microbiology (membership chairman 1969-1970).

    Connections

    • Married Janice Elaine Boewe, January 23, 1962. Children: Michael, Karren, Kimala, David, Brian, Julie, Barry.
    • father: Maurice Albach
    • mother: Martha (Silverman) Albach
    • spouse: Janice Elaine Boewe
    • children: Michael Albach
    • Karren Albach
    • Kimala Albach
    • David Albach
    • Brian Albach
    • Julie Albach
    • Barry Albach
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    Born March 31, 1930
    Nationality
    • 1956
      University Illinois
    • 1958
      University Illinois
    • 1963
      Northwestern University
    • 1968 - 1969
      Assistant, professor University Health Sciences
      North Chicago, Illinois, United States
    • 1975 - 1982
      Assistant, professor University Health Sciences
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