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Jaques Cattell

editor , lecturer , public

Jaques Cattell, American editor, lecturer, public. Member American Association for the Advancement of Science (chairman Lancaster branch 1934-1947), Pennsylvania Academy Science (vice president 1937-1939, chairman publicity committee 1942-1946), Arizona Academy Sciences (councilor since 1959).

Background

Cattell, Jaques was born on June 2, 1904 in Garrison, New York, United States. Son of James McKeen and Josephine (Owen) Cattell.

Education

Student Harvard, 1920-1921, University of Arizona, 1921-1923, Columbia.

Career

1 son, James Forest; married second, Elizabeth Walsh, August 30, 1947. Student assistant G. H. Parker, Harvard, 1921. Research assistant Desert Botan.

Laboratory Carnegie Institute, 1921-1922. Investigator Bermuda Biological Station, summer 1921, Marine Biological Laboratory, Woods Hole, Massachusetts, summer 1921-1923. Student assistant, University of Arizona, 1923.

Associate editor American Men. Science, 1927, editor since 1927. Acting editor Science, 1931, 34, 1943-1944, editor, 1944-1946.

Editor Leaders in Education, since 1938. Acting editor American Naturalist, 1934, editor, 1938-1946, publisher, since 1946. Editor Biographical Directory American Scholars since 1941.

Secretary-treasurer The Science Press Printing Company, 1927-1943, vice president, 1933-1943, president, treasurer, 1943-1948. Executive manager The Science Press, 1938-1948, president, 1948-1956. President Jaques Cattell Press, Inc., since 1940.

Editorial consultant Academic Press, Inc., 1957-1959. Lecturer in technical public, Arizona State University, since 1959. Public, Science Illustrated, 1945-1946.

Membership

Member American Association for the Advancement of Science (chairman Lancaster branch 1934-1947), Pennsylvania Academy Science (vice president 1937-1939, chairman publicity committee 1942-1946), Arizona Academy Sciences (councilor since 1959). Clubs: Arizona (Phoenix).

Connections

Married Gwynneth Pease, February 23, 1938 (divorced).; married second, Elizabeth Walsh, August 30, 1947.

father:
James McKeen Cattell

mother:
Josephine (Owen) Cattell

spouses:
Gwynneth Pease

Elizabeth Walsh