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Chauncey Ira Cooper

college dean.

Chauncey Ira Cooper, American college dean. Recipient award for leadership Washington Pharmaceutical Association, 1957; Chauncey I. Cooper award established by National Pharmaceutical Association. Member American Pharmaceutical Association, American Association Colls. Pharmacy, Washington Pharmaceutical Association, Beta Kappa Chi, Alpha Phi Alpha.; Club: Pigskin (Washington).

Background

Cooper, Chauncey Ira was born on May 31, 1906 in St. Louis. Son of Ira Luther and Mattie Salina (Horton) Cooper.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy, University of Minnesota, 1934, Master of Science, 1935.

Career

1 son, Chauncey M.; foster children—William R. Hyde (M.D.), Jeanne H. Lofton. Instructor pharmacy Meharry Medical College, Nashville, 1927-1932. Instructor pharmacy Howard U., 1935-1938, associate professor, acting dean College Pharmacy, 1938-1941, professor, dean after 1941.

Founder, organizer National Pharmaceutical Association, president, 1947, executive secretary, after 1950. Editor Journal National Pharmaceutical Association, after 1955.

Membership

Member American Pharmaceutical Association, American Association Colls. Pharmacy, Washington Pharmaceutical Association, Beta Kappa Chi, Alpha Phi Alpha. Club: Pigskin (Washington).

Connections

Married Marie Taylor, June 7, 1937.

father:
Ira Luther Cooper

mother:
Mattie Salina (Horton) Cooper

spouse:
Marie Taylor