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Entomology educator

George Whitaker Ware, American Entomology educator. Board certified entomologist. Served to First lieutenant United States Army, 1952-1954, Korea. Member Society Toxicology, American Chemical Society, American Meteorological Society, Entomological Society American, Council for Agricultural Science and Technology (chairman task force 1980), Exch.Club (Tucson president 1970-1971).

Background

Ware, George Whitaker was born on August 27, 1927 in Pine Bluff, Arkansas, United States. Son of George Whitaker and Dorothy Adelaid (Clark) Ware.

Education

Bachelor of Science, U. Arkansas, 1951; Master of Science, U. Arkansas, 1952; Doctor of Philosophy, Kansas State University, 1957.

Career

From assistant to associate professor, Ohio State University, Columbus, 1956-1966; professor, head department entomology, U. Arizona, Tucson, 1967-1983; associate director agricultural experiment station, U. Arizona, Tucson, 1983-1992. Consultant Office of Pesticide Programs Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, since 1979, various pesticide formulators and manufacturers, since 1972.

Achievements

  • Board certified entomologist.

Works

Membership

Served to First lieutenant United States Army, 1952-1954, Korea. Member Society Toxicology, American Chemical Society, American Meteorological Society, Entomological Society American, Council for Agricultural Science and Technology (chairman task force 1980), Exch.Club (Tucson president 1970-1971).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: golf, genealogy.

Connections

Married Doris Marie Adams, October 7, 1952. Children: Cynthia W., Samuel D., Julia L.

father:
George Whitaker Ware

mother:
Dorothy Adelaid (Clark) Ware

spouse:
Doris Marie Adams

children:
Cynthia W. Ware

Samuel D. Ware

Julia L. Ware