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John Knox Cullen

John Knox Cullen, American hearing science educator. Achievements include speech, complex acoustic signal perception by humans, evoked auditory potentials. Recipient Special fellowship National Institutes of Health, New Orleans, 1975, Research grants National Institutes of Health, New Orleans, 1977-1991, Research grant Louisiana Board Regents, Baton Rouge, 1990, Research fellowship Philips Corporation, Eindhoven, Netherlands, 1991.

Background

  • Cullen, John Knox was born on January 2, 1936 in Denver, Colorado, United States. Son of John Knox and Mary Register (Prather) Cullen.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering, University Maryland, 1960. Master of Science, University Maryland, 1969. Doctor of Philosophy, Louisiana State University Medical Center, 1975.

    Career

    • Engineer National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, 1960-1964. Instructor The Johns Hopkins University School Medicine, Baltimore, 1964-1968. Professor Louisiana State University School Medicine, New Orleans, 1968-1986.

      Professor acoustics, physiology and psychoacoustics Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, from 1986. Contributor chapters to books and articles to professional journals.

    Major achievements

    • Achievements include speech, complex acoustic signal perception by humans, evoked auditory potentials.

    Membership

    Member Preservation Resource Center, New Orleans, 1987, Irish Channel Neighborhood Association, New Orleans. Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, Acoustical Society of America, Association for Research in Otolaryngology, Sigma Xi (Louisiana State University Medical Center club president 1983-1984).

    Connections

    • Married Judith Anne Dumars, September 7, 1957 (divorced April 1977). Children: Janice Lynn, Raymond Charles. Married Deirdre Mary Rafferty, May 17, 1987.
    • father: John Knox Cullen
    • mother: Mary Register (Prather) Cullen
    • spouses: Judith Anne Dumars
    • Deirdre Mary Rafferty
    • children: Janice Lynn Cullen
    • Raymond Charles Cullen
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    Born January 2, 1936
    Died September 12, 2007
    (aged 71)
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