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Christopher Carlisle Smith

Christopher Carlisle Smith, American biologist, educator. National Science Foundation grantee, 1962, 68, 78, 80, 82. Member Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

  • Smith, Christopher Carlisle was born on June 18, 1938 in Boston, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Lyman Bradford and Ruth Carlisle (Gates) Smith.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, University Colorado, 1960. Master of Arts, University Washington, 1963. Doctor of Philosophy, University Washington, 1965.

    Career

    • Assistant professor Fisk University, Nashville, 1965-1967. Postdoctoral associate Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute, Republic of Panama, 1967-1968. Assistant professor University Missouri, Columbia, 1968-1970.

      From associate professor to professor Kansas State University, Manhattan, since 1970. Editorial board Ecological Society of America, 1986-1989.

    Works

    • Contributor over 30 articles to professional journals and chapters to books.

    Membership

    Member Phi Beta Kappa.

    Connections

    • Married Ann Stalheim, August 24, 1960. Children: Heather, Andrea, Jamison.
    • father: Lyman Bradford Smith
    • mother: Ruth Carlisle (Gates) Smith
    • spouse: Ann Stalheim
    • children: Heather Smith
    • Andrea Smith
    • Jamison Smith
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    Nationality
    • 1960
      University Colorado
    • 1963
      University Washington
    • 1965
      University Washington
    • 1965 - 1967
      Assistant, professor Fisk University
      Nashville, Tennessee, United States
    • 1967 - 1968
      postdoctoral associate, Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute
    • 1968 - 1970
      assistant, professor University Missouri
      Columbia, Missouri, United States
    • 1970
      from associate, professor to professor Kansas State University
      Manhattan, Kansas, United States

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