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Henry Laurence Lucas

educator

Henry Laurence Lucas, American educator. Member of committee feed composition National Research Council, 1946-1958; member program committee International Grassland Congress, 1952; member Governor North Carolina Science Advisory Committee, 1961-1964; member committee international exchange of persons Associate; Fellow American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Statistical Association:.

Background

Lucas, Henry Laurence was born on January 8, 1916 in Pasadena, California, United States. Son of Henry L. and Lilla Alice (La Spada) Lucas.

Education

Student Chaffey Junior College, Ontario, California, 1932-1935. Bachelor of Science in Animal Husbandry, University of California at Davis, 1937. Doctor of Philosophy. in Animal Nutrition, Cornell Univercity, 1943.

Career

Supervisor advanced registry cow testing, California, 1938. Research assistant animal nutrition University of California at Davis, 1938-1939. Dairy cattle feed investigator Cornell Univercity, 1940-1943, research associate animal nutrition, 1943, instructor animal physiology, 1944, research associate poultry nutrition, 1944-1945.

Associate professor statistics North Carolina State University at Raleigh, 1946-1948, professor, 1948-1977, William Neal Reynolds professor statistics, 1957-1977, director biomathematics program, 1961-1977.

Works

  • Contributor articles to science, technical publications.

Membership

Member of committee feed composition National Research Council, 1946-1958. Member program committee International Grassland Congress, 1952. Member Governor North Carolina Science Advisory Committee, 1961-1964.

Member committee international exchange of persons Associate. Fellow American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Statistical Association:.

Connections

Married Jane Marie Murray, January 20, 1945. Children: William Henry, Carole Jane (Mistress Barney P. Woodward), Robert Murray, Barbara Ann, Janet Louise.

father:
Henry L. Lucas

mother:
Lilla Alice (La Spada) Lucas

spouse:
Jane Marie Murray

children:
William Henry Lucas

Carole Jane Lucas (Mistress Barney P. Woodward)

Robert Murray Lucas

Barbara Ann Lucas

Janet Louise Lucas