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Kenneth Paul Able

Kenneth Paul Able, American biology professor. National Science Foundation grantee, 1974-2000. Fellow Animal Behavior Society, American Ornithologists' Union (treasurer 1981-1985, elective councilor 1999-2002, William Brewster medal 1996); member International Society Behavioral Ecology, American Society Naturalists, American Birding Association (director 1986-1995, 99—2003).

Background

  • Able, Kenneth Paul was born on February 5, 1944 in Louisville. Son of William Morris and Viola (Bridwell) Able.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, University Louisville, 1966. Master of Science, University Louisville, 1968. Doctor of Philosophy, University Georgia, 1971.

    Career

    • Assistant professor State University of New York, Albany, 1971-1977, associate professor, 1977-1984, professor, 1984—2003, professor emeritus, since 2003.

    Membership

    Fellow Animal Behavior Society, American Ornithologists' Union (treasurer 1981-1985, elective councilor 1999-2002, William Brewster medal 1996). Member International Society Behavioral Ecology, American Society Naturalists, American Birding Association (director 1986-1995, 99—2003).

    Connections

    • Married Mary Allen, January 28, 1967. 1 child, Joshua.
    • father: William Morris Able
    • mother: Viola (Bridwell) Able
    • spouse: Mary Allen
    • child: Joshua Able
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    Born February 5, 1944
    (age 73)
    Nationality
    • 1966
      University Louisville
    • 1968
      University Louisville
    • 1971
      University Georgia
    • 1971 - 1977
      Assistant, professor State University of New York
      Albany, New York, United States

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