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Zoology educator

Barbara Anne Shirley, American Zoology educator. Member Oklahoma Academy Science (fellow 1970, president 1975), American Association of University Professors (president Tulsa chapter 1978-1979), Oklahoma Society Physiologists (president 1990-1991), Sigma Xi (president Tulsa chapter 1972-1973, 91-92).

Background

Shirley, Barbara Anne was born on October 15, 1936 in Muskogee, Oklahoma, United States. Daughter of Harvey Burton and Nona Leone (Smith) Shirley.

Education

Bachelor, Oklahoma Baptist U., 1956; Master of Science, U. Oklahoma, 1961; Doctor of Philosophy, U. Oklahoma, 1964.

Career

Assistant professor biology, U. Tulsa, 1964-1970; associate professor, U. Tulsa, 1970-1979; professor, U. Tulsa, since 1979. Consultant Hillcrest Infertility Center, Tulsa, 1982-1988, In Vitro Lab Systems of Oklahoma, Tulsa, 1985-1986.

Membership

Member Oklahoma Academy Science (fellow 1970, president 1975), American Association of University Professors (president Tulsa chapter 1978-1979), Oklahoma Society Physiologists (president 1990-1991), Sigma Xi (president Tulsa chapter 1972-1973, 91-92).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: photography, book collecting.

Connections

father:
Harvey Burton Shirley

mother:
Nona Leone (Smith) Shirley