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Carol Shaw Newlon

Carol Shaw Newlon, American molecular genetics educator. Grant, National Institutes of Health, since 1974. Member of American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Society Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, American Society Microbiology, American Society Cell Biology, Genetics Society of America (board directors 1986-1988, treasurer since 1990).

Background

  • Newlon, Carol Shaw was born on November 28, 1944 in Winter Haven, Florida, United States. Daughter of Robert Leon Newlon and Edna Ruth (Peacock) Shaw.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, University Florida, 1965. Doctor of Philosophy, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1971.

    Career

    • Postdoctoral fellow University Washington, Seattle, 1972—1973. Assistant professor molecular genetics University Iowa, Iowa City, 1974—1979, associate professor, 1979—1985. Associate professor microbiology New Jersey Medical School, Newark, 1985—1987, professor, since 1987.

      Member study section National Institutes of Health, 1980—1984, 1987—1990. Member advisory council American Cancer Society. Member editorial board journal Yeast, since 1984.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Membership

    Member of American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Society Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, American Society Microbiology, American Society Cell Biology, Genetics Society of America (board directors 1986-1988, treasurer since 1990).

    Personality

    Interests

    Birdwatching.

    Connections

    • Married Michael C. Newlon, June 5, 1971.
    • father: Robert Leon Newlon Shaw
    • mother: Edna Ruth (Peacock) Shaw
    • spouse: Michael C. Newlon
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    Born November 28, 1944
    (age 73)
    Nationality
    • 1965
      University Florida
    • 1971
      Massachusetts Institute of Technology
    • 1972 - 1973
      Postdoctoral fellow, University Washington
      Seattle, Washington, United States
    • 1974 - 1979
      assistant, professor molecular genetics University Iowa
      Iowa City, Iowa, United States
    • 1985 - 1987
      associate, professor microbiology New Jersey Medical School
      Newark, Ohio, United States

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