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educator , medical microbiologist , Education administrator

David Ray Terry, American higher education administrator, medical microbiologist, vocational educator. Nominee Utah outstanding citizen South Ogden City, 1982; recipient 1st place award National Committee Careers in Medical Technology, 1968-1969. Member of American Society Microbiology, American Society Allied Health Professions, American Vocational Association, Phi Delta Kappa.

Background

Terry, David Ray was born on June 28, 1935 in Idaho Falls, Idaho, United States. Son of Elvin Ray and Geraldine (Larsen) Terry.

Education

Degree, George Washington University, 1955. Bachelor of Science in Zoology, Brigham Young University, 1958. Master of Science in Microbiology, Biochemistry, Brigham Young University, 1962.

Doctor of Philosophy in Vocational Education, University Illinois, 1973.

Career

Director civilian research Germ Warfare, Dugway (Utah) Proving Ground, 1962—1965. Assistant professor microbiology Weber State College, Ogden, Utah, 1965—1968, chairman department health facility occupational, 1968—1970. Researcher Bureau Educational Research University Illinois, Urbana, 1970—1973.

Director School Allied Health Professions Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, 1973—1977. Research director National Science Foundation grant Utah System Higher Education, Salt Lake City, 1977—1980. Assistant commissioner Vocational and Allied Health Programs, since 1981.

Board directors South Ogden City (Utah) Neighborhood Community Council Systems, since 1978.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Views

Human beings can become like gods. However, this doesn't mean that human beings can grow to replace God. Nor do human beings become equal to God.

Humans can become one with God by becoming part of God - they remain separate beings, but take on the attributes of God.

Membership

Member of American Society Microbiology, American Society Allied Health Professions, American Vocational Association, Phi Delta Kappa.

Connections

Married Joyce Hansen Terry, June 8, 1953. Children: Aleesa Terry Solberg, David, Dru.

father:
Elvin Ray Terry

mother:
Geraldine (Larsen) Terry

spouse:
Joyce Hansen Terry

children:
Aleesa Terry Solberg Terry

David Terry

Dru Terry