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Brian Walter Metcalf

Brian Walter Metcalf, pharmaceutical industry executive. Member American Chemical Society (Philadelphia section award 1988).

Background

  • Metcalf, Brian Walter was born on July 13, 1945 in Perth, Australia. Came to the United States, 1978. Son of Walter Bell and Audrey (Begent) Metcalf.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science with honors, University Western Australia, 1966. Doctor of Philosophy, University Western Australia, 1970.

    Career

    • Scientist Merrell Dow, Strasbourg, France, 1973-1978, head chemistry department France, 1978-1983. Director medical chemistry Smith Kline & French, Philadelphia, 1983-1987. Vice president chemical research Smith Kline & Frencia, 1987-1989.

      Vice president chemical and biological science Smith Kline Beecham, since 1989.

    Works

    • Contributor numerous articles to professional journals. Numerous patents in field.

    Membership

    Member American Chemical Society (Philadelphia section award 1988).

    Personality

    Interests

    Photography and scuba.

    Connections

    • Married Heather Dawn, January 31, 1970.
    • father: Walter Bell Metcalf
    • mother: Audrey (Begent) Metcalf
    • spouse: Heather Dawn
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    Born July 13, 1945
    (age 72)
    Nationality
    • 1966
      University Western Australia
    • 1970
      University Western Australia
    • 1973 - 1978
      Scientist, Merrell Dow
      Strasbourg, Alsace, France
    • 1983 - 1987
      director, medical chemistry Smith Kline & French
      Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
    • 1987 - 1989
      vice president, chemical research Smith Kline & Frencia
    • 1989
      vice president, chemical and biological science Smith Kline Beecham