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Charles George Plopper

anatomist , cell biologist

Charles George Plopper, American anatomist, cell biologist. Recipient Norden Teaching award, Faculty Research award. Served to captain United States Army, 1972-1975. Member American Society Cell Biology, American Thoracic Society, American Association Antomists, American Association Pathologists, Anatomical Society Great Britain and Ireland, Davis Aquatic Masters (board directors 1993-1995).

Background

Plopper, Charles George was born on June 16, 1944 in Oakland, California, United States. Son of George Eli and Josephine Viola Plopper.

Education

Bachelor of Arts California, Davis, 1967. Doctor of Philosophy, University California, Davis, 1972.

Career

Chief. electron microscopy branch United States Army Medical Research Nutrition Laboratory, Denver, 1972-1973. Visiting scientist California Primate Research Center, Davis, 1974-1975. Chief. electron microscopy division Letterman Army Institute Research, San Francisco, 1974-1975.

Assistant professor University Hawaii School Medicine, Honolulu, 1975-1977. Associate professor Kuwait University School Medicine, 1977-1978. Senior staff fellow National Institute Environmental Health Science Research, Triangle Park, North Carolina, 1978-1979.

From assistant to associate professor University California School Veterinary Medicine, Davis, 1979-1986, department chairman, 1984-1988, 96—. Professor anatomy, physiology and cell biology, School Veterinary Medicine University California, since 1986. Member study section National Institutes of Health division Research Grants, Bethesda, Maryland, 1986-1990.

Paley visiting professor Boston University School Medicine, 1985. Visiting pulmonary scholar Duke University, University North Carolina, North Carolina State University, 1991.

Membership

Served to captain United States Army, 1972-1975. Member American Society Cell Biology, American Thoracic Society, American Association Antomists, American Association Pathologists, Anatomical Society Great Britain and Ireland, Davis Aquatic Masters (board directors 1993-1995).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Swimming, hiking, tennis.

Connections

Married Suzanne May, November 9, 1969.

father:
George Eli

mother:
Josephine Viola Plopper

spouse:
Suzanne May