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William Allen Galster

William Allen Galster, American biochemist, researcher. Grantee National Academy of Sciences, 1967-1973, National Bureau Standards, 1973-1980, United States Department Transportation, 1980-1983.


  • Galster, William Allen was born on April 11, 1932 in Kenosha, Wisconsin, United States. Son of Talford DeWillis and Violet (Barnes) Galster.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, University Wisconsin, 1957. Master of Science, University Wisconsin, 1960.


    • Professor St. Benedict's College, Atchison, Kansas, 1962-1965. Assistant professor Institute Arctic biology University Alaska, Fairbanks, 1965-1973. Research associate University Utah, Salt Lake City, 1973-1987.

      Director laboratory Veterans Hospital, since 1987. Consultant American Academy of Sciences, Washington, 1980-1983.


    • Author: (chapters) Fire and Materials, 1982. Contributor articles to professional journals.


    President Catholic Diocese of Fairbanks Parish Council, 1972-1978, Wasatch Front Brittany Club, Utah, 1987-1991. Sergeant United States Army, 1955-1957. Fellow American Society Cryobiology.

    Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Chemical Society.


    • Married Rita Pauline Lorenz, September 24, 1955. Children: Richard, Christine, David, Marjorie, Patrick.
    • father: Talford DeWillis Galster
    • mother: Violet (Barnes) Galster
    • spouse: Rita Pauline Lorenz
    • children: Richard Galster
    • Christine Galster
    • David Galster
    • Marjorie Galster
    • Patrick Galster
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    Born April 11, 1932
    • 1957
      University Wisconsin
    • 1960
      University Wisconsin
    • 1962 - 1965
      Professor, St. Benedict's College
      Atchison, Kansas, United States
    • 1965 - 1973
      assistant, professor Institute Arctic biology University Alaska
      Fairbanks, Alaska, United States
    • 1973 - 1987
      research associate, University Utah
      Salt Lake City, Utah, United States
    • 1987
      director, laboratory Veterans Hospital