Ivan VASILEV, USSR Plant physiologist. Professor 1934; Doctor of Biological Science since 1936; associate, Institute of Plant Physiology, USSR Academy of Science, since 1947; member, American Society of Plant Physiologists, since 1934.
VASILEV, Ivan was born in 1901 in village Alekseevskaya, now Don Oblast.
1924 graduated Don Agriculture Institute. 1928 completed postgrad, course, above Institute.
1928-1931 senior association, Laboratory of Plant Physiology, All-Union Institute of Cereal Farming, Saratov. Simultaneously Head, Chair of Plants, Saratov Agriculture Institute. 1935-1945 and 1946 Head, Laboratory of Plant Physiology, Institute of Cereal Farming in Non-Black Earth Area, Moscow.