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Ira H. Ames

Ira H. Ames, American cell biologist, educator. National Science Foundation research grantee, 1972. Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Association Anatomists, American Society Cell Biology, Phi Beta Kappa, Sigma Xi.

Background

  • Ames, Ira H. was born on April 27, 1937 in Brooklyn. Son of Lawrence and Blanche (Tannenbaum) Ames.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Brooklyn College, 1959. Master of Science, New York University, 1962. Doctor of Philosophy, New York University, 1966.

    Career

    • Instructor biology Brooklyn College, 1960-1963, lecturer in biology, 1963-1964. Research associate Brookhaven National Laboratory, Upton, New York, 1966-1968. Assistant professor State University of New York Upstate Med University, Syracuse, 1968-1973, associate professor, 1973-1989, professor department cell development biology, since 1989.

    Works

    • Member editorial board In Vivo, Athens, Greece, 1994-2002. Contributor over 30 articles to professional publications, chapter to book.

    Membership

    Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Association Anatomists, American Society Cell Biology, Phi Beta Kappa, Sigma Xi.

    Connections

    • Married Joyce Toby Surnamer, June 26, 1958. Children: Michael P., Sarah J. Ames Audi.
    • father: Lawrence Ames
    • mother: Blanche (Tannenbaum) Ames
    • spouse: Joyce Toby Surnamer
    • children: Michael P. Ames
    • Sarah J. Ames Audi Ames
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    Born April 27, 1937
    Nationality
    • 1959
      Brooklyn College
    • 1962
      New York University
    • 1966
      New York University
    • 1966 - 1968
      research associate, Brookhaven National Laboratory
      Upton, New York, United States
    • 1968 - 1973
      assistant, professor State University of New York Upstate Med University
      Syracuse, New York, United States
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