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Johns Wilson Hopkins

Johns Wilson Hopkins, American biology educator. Member Phi Beta Kappa, Sigma Xi.

Background

  • Hopkins, Johns Wilson was born on April 1, 1933 in Darlington, Maryland, United States. Son of Johns Wilson and Margaret (Robinson) Hopkins.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Haverford College, 1955. Doctor of Philosophy, Rockefeller University, 1960.

    Career

    • Assistant professor Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1960-1966. Associate professor Washington University, St. Louis, 1966-1969, professor biology, from 1969, chairman department, 1966-1975. Science director Painter Hopkins Publications, Sausalito, California, 1977-1980.

      President board directors The Learning Center, St. Louis, since 1983. Consultant editor Addison-Wesley Publications, Reading, Massachusetts, 1962-1977.

    Works

    • Co-author: Twenty-Six Afternoons of Biology, 1962, Understanding Biology, 1983.

    Membership

    Member Phi Beta Kappa, Sigma Xi.

    Connections

    • Married Margaret Lowry, 1955. 1 child, Johns Wilson Junior.
    • father: Johns Wilson Hopkins
    • mother: Margaret (Robinson) Hopkins
    • spouse: Margaret Lowry
    • child: Johns Wilson Junior Hopkins
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    Died July 20, 2000
    (aged 67)
    Nationality
    • 1955
      Haverford College
    • 1960
      Rockefeller University
    • 1960 - 1966
      Assistant, professor Harvard University
      Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
    • 1966 - 1969
      associate, professor Washington University
    • 1977 - 1980
      science director, Painter Hopkins Publications
      Sausalito, California, United States