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Sawney David Webb

Sawney David Webb, American paleontologist, biologist, educator. John Simon Guggenheim Foundation fellow, 1972-1973.

Background

  • Webb, Sawney David was born on October 31, 1936 in Los Angeles, California, United States.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Cornell University, 1958. Master of Arts, University California, Berkeley, 1961. Doctor of Philosophy, University California, Berkeley, 1964.

    Career

    • Institute University California, Berkeley, 1963-1964. From assistant curator to curator Florida State Museum, Gainesville. From assistant professor to professor University Florida.

      Consultant continental shelf United States Department Interior, Washington, 1980-1982.

    Works

    • Author, editor: Pleistocene Mammals of Florida, 1974, The Great American Biotic Interchange, 1985. Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Member American Geological Institute (board governors 1976-1979), International Quaternary Association (vice president since 1983), Society Vert. Paleontological (president, editor 1978-1984), Paleontological Society (associate editor Paleobiology 1977-1981), Society Study Evolution, American Society Mammalogists, American Quaternary Association (associate editor Quaternary Research since 1983), American Buckskin Horse Association.
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    Nationality
    • 1958
      Cornell University
    • 1961
      University California
    • 1964
      University California
    • 1963 - 1964
      Institute University California
      Berkeley, California, United States

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