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John Charles Markham

biologist

John Charles Markham, American biologist. Certified teacher, Oregon. Recipient scholarship Stanford University, 1963-1964, A.P. Giannini Foundation scholarship, 1964-1965; Fulbright scholar, 1967-1968; research grantee National Science Foundation, 1976-1979, Christensen Research Foundation, 1989, Government of France, 1991; Robert E. Maytag fellow University Miami, 1968-1971, Exxon Corporation fellow, 1975.

Background

Markham, John Charles was born on April 2, 1943 in Hood River, Oregon, United States. Son of Wilbur A. and Mamie L. (Graybill) Markham.

Education

Bachelor of Arts in Biological Sciences, Stanford University, 1965. Master of Arts in Biological Oceanography, Oregon State University, 1967. Doctor of Philosophy in Marine Biology, University Miami, 1974.

Career

Research associate Bermuda Biological Station for Research, St. Georges, 1974-1979. Researcher Centro de Investigaciones de Quintana Roo, Puerto Morelos, Mexico, 1986-1987. Director Arch Cape (Oregon) Marine Laboratory, since 1979.

Courtesy research professor Oregon State University, Corvallis, since 1985. Researcher systematics and distribution of Isopoda Bopyridae.

Achievements

  • Certified teacher, Oregon.

Works

  • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Advisor Haystack Rock Awareness Program, Cannon Beach, Oregon, since 1985. Member Crustacean Society, Southern California Academy of Sciences (life), Biological Society Washington.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Scuba diving, travel, photography.

Connections

father:
Wilbur A. Markham

mother:
Mamie L. (Graybill) Markham