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Chemistry educator , scholarly writer

Donald Markham West, American chemistry educator, scholarly writer. Served to lieutenant (junior grade) United States Naval Reserve, 1942-1965. Member American Chemical Society, American Association of University Professors, American Association for the Advancement of Science, Sigma Xi, Phi Lambda Upsilon.

Background

West, Donald Markham was born on April 22, 1925 in Pasadena, California, United States. Son of Donald and Hildreth Dana (Markham) West.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Stanford University, 1949. Doctor of Philosophy, Stanford University, 1958.

Career

Assistant professor, San Jose (California) State University, 1956-1961;associate professor, San Jose (California) State University, 1961-1965;professor of chemistry, San Jose (California) State University, since 1965.

Works

Membership

Served to lieutenant (junior grade) United States Naval Reserve, 1942-1965. Member American Chemical Society, American Association of University Professors, American Association for the Advancement of Science, Sigma Xi, Phi Lambda Upsilon.

Connections

Married Marjorie Morris, September 18, 1948.

father:
Donald West

mother:
Hildreth Dana (Markham) West

spouse:
Marjorie Morris