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Allen Vegotsky

Allen Vegotsky, American science foundation administrator. Grantee Petroleum Research Fund, 1964, Finger Lakes College Consortium, 1970. Sergeant United States Army, 1953-1955. Member American Association Cancer Research, American Institute for History of Pharmacy, Georgia Archeological Society, Greater Atlanta Archeological Society (president 1992-1994).

Background

  • Vegotsky, Allen was born on March 2, 1931 in New York City. Son of Max and Bessie (Greenberg) Vegotsky.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, City College of New York, 1952. Doctor of Philosophy, Florida State University, 1961.

    Career

    • Postdoctoral research fellow Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, 1960-1963. Assistant professor Wheaton College, Norton, Massachusetts, 1963-1969. Associate professor Wells College, Aurora, New York, 1969-1974.

      Biosciences coordinator biomedical Interdisciplinary Curriculum Project, Oakland, California, 1974-1977. Assistant medical director Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, Atlanta, 1977-1978. Research administrator American Cancer Society, New York City, 1978-1988, science program director Atlanta, 1988-1998.

      Retired, 1998.

    Works

    • Author: (with others) Origin of Life-Education, 1972, A Programmed Approach to Human Genetics, 1974, Comparative Biochemistry of Proteins, 1962, (series of textbooks) Biomedical Science Curriculum, 1977. Designed and created: (educational game) Metabolism, 1972.

    Religion

    Denomination: Judaism

    Membership

    Sergeant United States Army, 1953-1955. Member American Association Cancer Research, American Institute for History of Pharmacy, Georgia Archeological Society, Greater Atlanta Archeological Society (president 1992-1994).

    Connections

    • Married Dorothy Raeder, June 11, 1967. 1 child, Sarah Swan.
    • father: Max Vegotsky
    • mother: Bessie (Greenberg) Vegotsky
    • spouse: Dorothy Raeder
    • child: Sarah Swan Vegotsky
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    Born March 2, 1931
    Nationality
    • 1952
      City College of New York
    • 1961
      Florida State University
    • 1960 - 1963
      Postdoctoral research fellow, Purdue University
      West Lafayette, Indiana, United States
    • 1963 - 1969
      assistant, professor Wheaton College
      Norton, Virginia, United States
    • 1969 - 1974
      associate, professor Wells College
      Aurora, Philippines
    • 1974 - 1977
      Biosciences coordinator, biomedical Interdisciplinary Curriculum Project
      Oakland, Tennessee, United States
    • 1977 - 1978
      assistant, medical director Cystic Fibrosis Foundation
      Atlanta, North-West, South Africa
    • 1978 - 1988
      research administrator, American Cancer Society
    • 1998
      retired
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