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chemistry educator , university official and dean

Edward S. Macias, American Chemistry educator, university official and dean Grantee National Science Foundation, Environmental Protection Agency, Electric Power Research Institute, Southern California Edison Company, Department Energy, Atomic Energy Commission.


Macias, Edward S. was born on February 21, 1944 in Milwaukee. Son of Arturo C. Macias and Minette (Schwenger) Wiederhold.


AB, Colgate University, 1966. Doctor of Philosophy, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1970.


Assistant professor, Washington University, St. Louis, 1970-1976;associate professor, Washington University, St. Louis, 1976-1984;professor of chemistry, Washington University, St. Louis, since 1984;department chairman, Washington University, St. Louis, 1984-1988;provost, Washington University, St. Louis, 1988-1995;interim dean Faculty Arts and Sciences, Washington University, St. Louis, 1994-1995;executive vice chancellor and dean Faculty Arts and Sciences, Washington University, St. Louis, since 1995. Consultant Meteorology Research, Inc., Altadina, California, 1978-1981, Salt River Project, Phoenix, 1980-1983, Santa Fe Research, Bloomington, Minnesota, 1985-1988, AeroVironment, Inc., Monrovia, California, 1986-1988.



Board of directors Mark Twain Summer Institute, St. Louis, 1984-1987, 88-90, The College School, St. Louis, 1984-1988, Colgate University, since 1997. Member American Chemical Society, American Association Aerosol Research (editorial board), American Physical Society, American Association for the Advancement of Science.


Married Paula Wiederhold, June 17, 1967. Children: Matthew Edward, Julia Katherine.

Arturo C. Macias Wiederhold

Minette (Schwenger) Wiederhold

Paula Wiederhold

Matthew Edward Macias

Julia Katherine Macias