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Zoology educator

Jerry Ronald Choate, American zoology educator. Numerous grants from federal and state agencies and private organizations, since 1961. Member of Association Systematics Collections (secretary 1976-1978), Southwestern Association Naturalists (president 1979-1980, trustee since 1986), American Society Mammalogists (recording secretary 1974-1984, trustee since 1984).

Background

Choate, Jerry Ronald was born on March 21, 1943 in Bartlesville, Oklahoma, United States. Son of C. W. and Alyce Joyce (Cox) Marks.

Education

1child, Judd Randolph. Bachelor of Arts, Pittsburg State University, 1965. Doctor of Philosophy, University Kansas, 1969.

Career

Assistant professor zoology U. Connecticut, Storrs, 1969-1971. Lecturer Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, 1970. Assistant professor Fort Hays State University, Hays, Kansas, 1971-1976, associate professor, 1976-1980, professor, since 1980, director museum, since 1980.

Membership

Member of Association Systematics Collections (secretary 1976-1978), Southwestern Association Naturalists (president 1979-1980, trustee since 1986), American Society Mammalogists (recording secretary 1974-1984, trustee since 1984).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Fishing, gardening.

Connections

Married Rosemary Fidelis Walker, April 13, 1963. 1 child Judd Randolph.

father:
C. W. Marks

mother:
Alyce Joyce (Cox) Marks

spouse:
Rosemary Fidelis Walker

child:
Judd Randolph Choate