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Charles Durham Humphrey

Charles Durham Humphrey, American microbiologist, biomedical researcher. State of South Carolina Institute Fund Research grantee, 1980; VA Merit Review Science Fund grantee, 1981-1983; Clemson University Alumni fellow, 1970-1972.

Background

  • Humphrey, Charles Durham was born on August 2, 1943 in Lumberton, North Carolina, United States. Son of Durham Lewis and Edna Mae (Barnes) Humphrey.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Chemistry cum laude, Pembroke State University, North Carolina, 1965. Master of Science in Poultry Science, Clemson University, 1969. Doctor of Philosophy in Nutrition and Biochemistry, Clemson University, 1972.

      Postdoctorate in medicine, University South Carolina, 1974.

    Career

    • Research associate, instructor University Son of C. Medical School-Veterans Administration Medical Center, Charleston, 1974-1983. Research biologist Centers Disease Control, Atlanta, since 1983. Consultant Biological Stain Commission, Charleston, 1974-1983, Materials Analyst Services, 1989-1990.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals, since 1974. Reviewer for various scientific journals.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Membership

    Treasurer Charleston Breakfast Exchange Club, 1976-1977, 82-83, bike-a-thon chairman, 1982. Key person Combined Federal Campaign, Atlanta, 1984. Co-chairman missions Harmony Grove United Methodist Church, 1988-1991.

    Member Microscopy Society of America, Biological Stain Commission, Southeast Electron Microscopy Society (president 1992-1993), Sigma Xi.

    Personality

    Interests

    Family, white water rafting, volleyball.

    Connections

    • Married Marian Jean Sykes, June 15, 1968. Children: Darren Barnes, Matthew Sterling.
    • father: Durham Lewis Humphrey
    • mother: Edna Mae (Barnes) Humphrey
    • spouse: Marian Jean Sykes
    • children: Darren Barnes Humphrey
    • Matthew Sterling Humphrey
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    Born August 2, 1943
    (age 73)
    Nationality
    • 1965
      Pembroke State University
    • 1969
      Clemson University
    • 1972
      Clemson University
    • 1974
      University South Carolina
    • 1974 - 1983
      Research associate, University Son of C. Medical School-Veterans Administration Medical Center
      Charleston, South Carolina, United States
    • 1974 - 1983
      instructor, University Son of C. Medical School-Veterans Administration Medical Center
      Charleston, South Carolina, United States
    • 1983
      research biologist Centers Disease Control
      Atlanta, North-West, South Africa