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paleontology educator

Don Cooper Steinker, American Paleontology educator. Member Paleontological Society, National Association Geology Teachers, Elks, Sigma Xi, Sigma Gamma Epsilon (vice president 1982-1990).

Background

Steinker, Don Cooper was born on October 6, 1936 in Seymour, Indiana, United States. Son of Virgil and Velma (Cooper) Steinker.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Indiana U., 1959; Master of Science, U. Kansas, 1961; Doctor of Philosophy, University of California, Berkeley, 1969.

Career

Professor, Bowling Green (Ohio) State University, since 1967.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Managing editor Journal of Paleontology, since 1989, associate editor, 1986-1988. National editor The Compass, 1970-1975, 90-. Contributor foraminifera, geology, paleontology and geological education articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member Paleontological Society, National Association Geology Teachers, Elks, Sigma Xi, Sigma Gamma Epsilon (vice president 1982-1990).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: golf, literature, anthropology.

Connections

Married Paula Jean Dziak, March 6, 1970.

father:
Virgil Steinker

mother:
Velma (Cooper) Steinker

spouse:
Paula Jean Dziak