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Howard Goldfine

Howard Goldfine, American microbiology and biochemistry educator, researcher. American Cancer Society scholar, 1960-1963; National Institutes of Health grantee, since 1962; Macy Foundation scholar, 1976-1977; Fogarty Senior International fellow, 1985.

Background

  • Goldfine, Howard was born on May 29, 1932 in Brooklyn. Son of Samuel and Ida (Cohen) Goldfine.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, City College of New York, 1953. Doctor of Philosophy, University Chicago, 1957. Master of Science (honorary), University Pennsylvania, 1970.

    Career

    • Instructor Med School Harvard University, Boston, 1962-1963, associate, 1963-1966, assistant professor, 1966-1968. Associate professor University Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 1968-1976, professor microbiology, since 1976, chairman graduate program in microbiology, 1986-1988. Visiting scientist Microbial Genetics Research Unit, London, 1967—1968.

      Member physiological chemistry study section National Institutes of Health, 1968—1973. Visiting professor University London, 2007.

    Works

    • Executive editor Analytical Biochemistry, since 1989. Member editorial board Journal Bacteriology, 1970-1975, Journal Biological Chemistry, 1974-1980, 82-87, Journal Lipid Research, 1972-1982, 87-90, associate editor, 1983-1986.

    Membership

    Trustee, vice president Bala Cynwyd (Pennsylvania) Library., 1995—2000. Fellow American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Academy Microbiology. Member American Society Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, American Society Microbiology (chairman division K 1981-1982), Society General Microbiology.

    Connections

    • Married Norah C. Johnston, January 25, 1963. Children: Cynthia A. Kaiser, Sarah C. Ward.
    • father: Samuel Goldfine
    • mother: Ida (Cohen) Goldfine
    • spouse: Norah C. Johnston
    • children: Cynthia A. Kaiser Goldfine
    • Sarah C. Ward Goldfine
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    Born May 29, 1932
    Nationality
    • 1953
      City College of New York
    • 1957
      University Chicago
    • 1970
      University Pennsylvania
    • 1962 - 1963
      Instructor, Med School Harvard University
      Boston, Massachusetts, United States
    • 1968 - 1976
      associate, professor University Pennsylvania
      Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
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