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James Lawrence Van Tassell

James Lawrence Van Tassell, American biology educator, researcher. National Science Foundation Marine Biology grantee, 1975-1980; Sigmi Xi research grantee, 1982; Earthwatch grantee, 1986-1995. Member American Society Ichthyology and Herpetology, Ichthyological Society Japan, Willi Hennig Society.

Background

  • Tassell, James Lawrence Van was born on July 31, 1945 in Amityville, New York, United States. Son of Harry H. L. and Katherine D. (Keller) V.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Wagner College, 1969. Master of Arts, Adelphi University, 1975. Master of Arts, City University of New York, 1996.

      Doctor of Philosophy, City University of New York, 1998.

    Career

    • Science teacher H.F. Carey High School, Franklin Square, New York, 1969-2000. Field associate department ichthyology American Museum Natural History, New York City, since 1987. Member faculty biology department Hofstra University, Hempstead, New York, since 1999.

      Chair advisory committee Environmental Science Program Adelphi University, Garden City, New York, 1998-2000.

    Membership

    Member American Society Ichthyology and Herpetology, Ichthyological Society Japan, Willi Hennig Society.

    Connections

    • father: Harry H. L. V.
    • mother: Katherine D. (Keller) V.
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    Born July 31, 1945
    (age 71)
    Nationality
    • 1969
      Wagner College
    • 1975
      Adelphi University
    • 1996
      City University of New York
    • 1998
      City University of New York
    • 1969
      Science teacher, H.F. Carey High School
      Franklin Square, New York, United States
    • 1987
      field associate, department ichthyology American Museum Natural History
    • 1999
      member, faculty biology department Hofstra University
      Hempstead, New York, United States