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George Leslie Sutherland

Chemical company executive

George Leslie Sutherland was American chemical company executive. Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, Association Research Directors (president 1975-1976), American Chemical Society.

Background

Sutherland, George Leslie was born on August 13, 1922 in Dallas, Texas, United States. Son of Leslie and Madge Alice (Henderson).

Education

Bachelor, University Texas, Austin, 1943. Master of Arts, University Texas, Austin, 1947. Doctor of Philosophy, University Texas, Austin, 1950.

Career

With American Cyanamid Company, various locations, 1951-1987. Assistant director research and development Princeton, New Jersey, 1969-1970. Director research and development, agriculture division, 1970-1973.

Vice president medical research and development Pearl River, New York, 1973-1986. Director medical research division, 1978-1986. Director chemical research division, 1980-1981.

Vice president corporation research technical, 1986-1987. With United States Navy, 1944-1946.

Membership

Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, Association Research Directors (president 1975-1976), American Chemical Society.

Connections

Son of; married Mary Gail Hamilton, September 9, 1961 (deceased March 1984). Children: Janet Leslie, Gail Irene, Elizabeth Hamilton. Married Carol Brenda Kaplan, February 19, 1986.