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James Higgins Wolfram

James Higgins Wolfram, American research biotechnologist. Decorated Silver Star. Recipient Research and Development 100 award, 1988. Served as captain United States Air Force (pilot), 1965-1970, Vietnam. Member American Society Microbiology, American Chemical Society, Sigma Xi. Lodges: Elks.

Background

  • Wolfram, James Higgins was born on August 14, 1943 in Sandusky, Ohio, United States.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry, Ohio State University, 1965. Postgraduate, University New Hampshire, 1974. Doctor of Philosophy in Biochemistry, University New Hampshire, 1974.

    Career

    • Postdoctoral scientist United States Department of Agriculture, Philadelphia, 1976-1978. Research supervisor United States Agency for International Development/USDA, Kenya, 1978. Research scientist Joseph E. Seagram, Louisville, 1978-1980.

      Biotechnology manager EG & G Idaho, Inc., Idaho Falls., since 1980. President Biodegradation Processing. Adjunct professor Idaho State University, Pocatello, since 1984.

      Consultant ethanol production, Idaho Falls., since 1980.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals. Patentee in field.

    Membership

    Served as captain United States Air Force (pilot), 1965-1970, Vietnam. Member American Society Microbiology, American Chemical Society, Sigma Xi. Lodges: Elks.

    Connections

    • Married Jean C. Dziamba, August 31, 1968. Children: Jeffrey, Jennifer.
    • spouse: Jean C. Dziamba
    • children: Jeffrey Wolfram
    • Jennifer Wolfram
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    Born August 14, 1943
    (age 74)
    Nationality
    • 1965
      Ohio State University
    • 1974
      University New Hampshire
    • 1974
      University New Hampshire
    • 1976 - 1978
      Postdoctoral scientist, United States Department of Agriculture
      Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
    • 1978
      research supervisor United States Agency for International Development/USDA
      Kenya
    • 1978 - 1980
      research scientist, Joseph E. Seagram
      Louisville, Kentucky, United States
    • 1980
      biotechnology manager, EG & G Idaho

    Award