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Editor , writer

Carl Proujan, American editor, writer. Recipient Gold Cindy award, Information Film Producers American, 1975, 76, Gold medal, Special Jury award, Virgin Islands International Film Festival, 1975, 76, Silver Screen award, United States Industrial Film Festival, 1976. Corporal United States Army, 1951-1953. Member American Association for the Advancement of Science.

Background

Proujan, Carl was born on February 15, 1929 in New York City. Son of Mathieu M. Proujan and Clara (Fish) Immerman.

Education

Bachelor of Science, City College of New York, 1957.

Career

Chemist, Pfister Chemical Works, Ridgefield, New Jersey, 1957-1959;chemistry editor, Academy Press, New York City, 1959-1961;medical editor, Harper & Row, New York City, 1961-1962;staff writer, Science World, Scholastic, Inc., New York City, 1962-1967;managing editor, Science World, Scholastic, Inc., New York City, 1967-1968;editor, Science World, Scholastic, Inc., New York City, 1968-1973;editorial director, science department, Scholastic, Inc., New York City, 1973-1977;executive editor, science department, Prentice-Hall, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, 1981-1986;editor-in-chief, Amsco School Publs., New York City, 1988-1991. Freelance editor, writer Navta Associations, Montclair, New Jersey, 1986-1988. Independent writer, editor, since 1991.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Secrets of the Sea, 1971.

Membership

Corporal United States Army, 1951-1953. Member American Association for the Advancement of Science.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: racquetball, traveling.

Connections

Married Sonia Christine Candalas, January 23, 1954 (divorced 1982). Children: David, Lisa, Suzanne.

father:
Mathieu M. Proujan Immerman

mother:
Clara (Fish) Immerman

spouse:
Sonia Christine Candalas

children:
David Proujan

Lisa Proujan

Suzanne Proujan