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Geneva Lance Shaw

Geneva Lance Shaw was American biology educator. Recipient National Science Foundation fellowship University Virginia, Mountain Lake, Virginia, 1954, Labor Foundation Research award, Lawrence, Kansas, 1975, Postdoctoral Research award National Institutes of Health, Amherst, 1980, Burroughs-Wellcome Scholarship award, Brevard, 1994, Stanback fellowship, Brevard, 1997.

Background

  • Shaw, Geneva Lance was born on February 28, 1933 in Campobello, South Carolina, United States. Daughter of William Earl and Beaufort (Fowler) Lance.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Winthrop College. Master of Science, University Tennessee. Doctor of Philosophy, University Kansas.

    Career

    • Graduate assistant University Tennessee, Knoxville, 1954-1956. Research assistant University Kansas, Lawrence, 1956-1957, 65-72, teaching assistant, 1964-1965, postdoctoral research associate, 1972-1974, 75-76. Assistant professor Tongaloo College, Jackson, Mississippi, 1978-1979, Washburn University, Topeka, 1979-1980.

      Postdoctoral fellow University Massachusetts, Amherst, 1980-1981. Assistant professor Rockhurst College, Kansas City, Missouri, 1981-1982, Cleveland College, Kansas City, 1982-1986, Brevard (North Carolina) College, 1989-1996, associate professor, 1996-1999. Retired, 1999

      Visiting assistant professor University Kansas, 1974-1975.

    Personality

    Interests

    Reading, hiking, square dancing, farming.

    Connections

    • Married Edward Irwin Shaw, June 2, 1956. Children: Jennifer Reese, Daniel Lance, Sandra Jean.
    • father: William Earl Lance
    • mother: Beaufort (Fowler) Lance
    • spouse: Edward Irwin Shaw
    • children: Jennifer Reese Shaw
    • Daniel Lance Shaw
    • Sandra Jean Shaw
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    Nationality
    • 1954 - 1956
      Graduate assistant, University Tennessee
      Knoxville, Tennessee, United States
    • 1956 - 1957
      research assistant, University Kansas
      Lawrence, Kansas, United States
    • 1978 - 1979
      assistant, professor Tongaloo College
      Jackson, Mississippi, United States
    • 1979 - 1980
      assistant, professor Tongaloo College
      Topeka, Kansas, United States
    • 1980 - 1981
      postdoctoral fellow, University Massachusetts
      Amherst, Ohio, United States
    • 1981 - 1982
      assistant, professor Rockhurst College
      Kansas City, Missouri, United States
    • 1982 - 1986
      assistant, professor Rockhurst College
      Kansas City, Missouri, United States
    • 1989 - 1996
      assistant, professor Rockhurst College
    • 1999
      retired
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