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Maryann Jerkofsky

Maryann Jerkofsky, American virologist, educator. Recipient pre-doctoral fellowship National Institutes of Health, 1966-1969. Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Society Microbiology, American Society Virology, Phi Beta Kappa, Sigma Xi (dissertation award 1969), Phi Kappa Phi.

Background

  • Jerkofsky, Maryann was born on February 18, 1943 in Alameda, California, United States. Daughter of Gus Joseph and Helen Louise (Babel) Jerkofsky.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, University Texas, 1965. Doctor of Philosophy, Baylor College Medicine, 1969.

    Career

    • Postdoctoral fellow Pennsylvania State Medical Center, Hershey, 1969-1972, research associate, 1972-1973, instructor microbiology, 1973-1974. Research assistant professor Medical School University Miami (Florida), 1974-1976. Assistant professor University Maine, Orono, 1976-1981, associate professor, since 1981.

      Visiting researcher University Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 1983, Tokyo University of Fisheries, 1992. Visiting professor American University Les Cayes, Haiti, 1988, 90.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional jurs. Including Journal Virology, Journal Applied and Environmental Microbiology, Journal General Virology, others.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Society Microbiology, American Society Virology, Phi Beta Kappa, Sigma Xi (dissertation award 1969), Phi Kappa Phi.

    Connections

    • father: Gus Joseph Jerkofsky
    • mother: Helen Louise (Babel) Jerkofsky
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    Born February 18, 1943
    (age 74)
    Nationality
    • 1965
      University Texas
    • 1969
      Baylor College Medicine
    • 1969 - 1972
      Postdoctoral fellow, Pennsylvania State Medical Center
      Hershey, Nebraska, United States
    • 1974 - 1976
      research assistant, professor Medical School University Miami (Florida)
    • 1976 - 1981
      assistant, professor University Maine
      Orono, Maine, United States

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