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Jerry Ronald Choate

Jerry Ronald Choate, American zoology educator. Numerous grants from federal and state agencies and private organizations, since 1961. Member of Association Systematics Collections (secretary 1976-1978), Southwestern Association Naturalists (president 1979-1980, trustee since 1986), American Society Mammalogists (recording secretary 1974-1984, trustee since 1984).

Background

  • Choate, Jerry Ronald was born on March 21, 1943 in Bartlesville, Oklahoma, United States. Son of C. W. and Alyce Joyce (Cox) Marks.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Pittsburgh State University, 1965. Doctor of Philosophy, University Kansas, 1969.

    Career

    • Assistant professor zoology University Connecticut, Storrs, 1969—1971. Lecturer Yale University, New Haven, 1970. Assistant professor Fort Hays State University, Kansas, 1971—1976, associate professor, 1976—1980, professor, since 1980, director museum, since 1980.

    Works

    • Author: Mammals of the Plains States, 1985. Contributor over 110 articles to professional journals.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Membership

    Member of Association Systematics Collections (secretary 1976-1978), Southwestern Association Naturalists (president 1979-1980, trustee since 1986), American Society Mammalogists (recording secretary 1974-1984, trustee since 1984).

    Personality

    Interests

    Fishing, gardening.

    Connections

    • Married Rosemary Fidelis Walker, April 13, 1963. 1 child Judd Randolph.
    • father: C. W. Marks
    • mother: Alyce Joyce (Cox) Marks
    • spouse: Rosemary Fidelis Walker
    • child: Judd Randolph Choate
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    Born March 21, 1943
    (age 74)
    Nationality
    • 1965
      Pittsburgh State University
    • 1969
      University Kansas
    • 1969 - 1971
      Assistant, professor zoology University Connecticut
    • 1970
      lecturer, Yale University
      New Haven, Connecticut, United States
    • 1971 - 1976
      assistant, professor Fort Hays State University
      Kansas, United States