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historian

David Keith Van Keuren, American historian. Research grantee Center History of Physics, 1996; summer fellowship CASBS, 1986, Mellon fellow Australian Psychological Society, 1984. Member History of Science Society, Sigma Xi (NRL chapter vice president 1997-1998, president since 1998).

Background

Keuren, David Keith Van was born on October 28, 1950 in Park Falls, Wisconsin, United States. Son of James Orren and Ruby Lillian (Bridges) Van Keuren.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Wisconsin, 1972. Master of Arts, University Wisconsin, 1975. Doctor of Philosophy, University Pennsylvania, 1982.

Career

Andrew W. Mellon fellow American Philosophical Society, Philadelphia, 1984-1985. Consultant Center for History of Chemical, 1985-1986. Historian Naval Research Laboratory, Washington, since 1986.

Organizer Maury Workshop in History of Oceanography, Woods Hole, Massachusetts, 1997.

Membership

Member History of Science Society, Sigma Xi (NRL chapter vice president 1997-1998, president since 1998).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Fiction writing, bicycling.

Connections

father:
James Orren Keuren

mother:
Ruby Lillian (Bridges) Van Keuren