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Ayesha Elenin Gill

geneticist , biology educator

Ayesha Elenin Gill, American geneticist, biology educator. Member American Society Human Genetics, American Society Mammalogists (board directors 1983-1986), American Society for Study of Evolution, Society Systematic Zoology, Genetics Society of America, American Public Health Association, Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

Gill, Ayesha Elenin was born on October 31, 1933 in Fresno, California, United States. Son of Suret Singh and Kartar Kaur (Dhillon) Gill.

Education

Bachelor of Arts Physics, University California-Berkeley, 1957, Bachelor of Arts Slavic Languages and Lits., 1961, Doctor of Philosophy. in Genetics, 1972. Certified medical geneticist. Physicist, General Electrical, Pleasanton, California, 1957-1958.

Research linguist Russian University California-Berkeley, 1961-1964. Assistant professor biology University of California at Los Angeles, 1972-1979. Assistant, associate professor biology University Nevada, Reno, 1979-1984.

Human medical geneticist, director State Genetics Program, Reno, 1979-1982. Research scientist, human medical geneticist New York State Department Health, Albany, since 1984. National Academy of Sciences exchange scholar, 1978, 80.

Organization Tropical Studies National Science Foundation fellow, 1968, 69. Ford Foundation grantee, 1972.

Career

Physicist, General Electrical, Pleasanton, California, 1957-1958.

Membership

Member American Society Human Genetics, American Society Mammalogists (board directors 1983-1986), American Society for Study of Evolution, Society Systematic Zoology, Genetics Society of America, American Public Health Association, Phi Beta Kappa.

Connections

Children– Piara Gil Andersen, Erika Pilar Andersen.

father:
Suret Singh Gill

mother:
Kartar Kaur (Dhillon) Gill

children:
Piara Gil Andersen Gill

Erika Pilar Andersen Gill