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College dean , Biology educator

John Louis Ninnemann, American biology educator, college dean. Faculty Development award National Science Foundation, 1971-1972, Research Career Development award National Institutes of Health, 1975-1980, President's Continuing Education award American Burn Association, 1986-1987.


Ninnemann, John Louis was born on June 10, 1944 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Milton Carl and Bernice Helen (Sharp) Ninnemann.


Bachelor, St. Olaf College, 1966. Master of Science, North Dakota State University, 1968. Doctor of Philosophy, Colorado State University, 1971.


Assistant professor microbiology Weber State College, Ogden, Utah, 1971-1973. Postdoctoral research fellow Sloan-Kettering Institute for Cancer Research, New York City, 1973-1975. Assistant professor surgery University California, San Diego, 1975-1980, associate adjunct professor, 1984-1988.

Associate professor surgery University Utah, Salt Lake City, 1980-1984. Associate professor biology Adams State College, Alamosa, Colorado, 1988-1992, professor, chairman department biology, 1992-1994, dean, professor, 1994-1998. Dean College Sciences, professor biological science Central Washington University, Ellensburg, since 1998.



Board directors University Press Colorado, 1990. Member Council Colleges of Arts and Sciences, since 1994. Member American Society Microbiology, American Association Immunologists, Transplantation Society, New York Academy of Sciences, Southern Utah Wilderness Alliance, Sierra Club, Sigma Xi, Beta Beta Beta.


  • Other Interests

    Black and white photography, playing violin.


Married Laura Lorayne Danielson, June 30, 1979. Children: Scot John, Kristi Marie.

Milton Carl Ninnemann

Bernice Helen (Sharp) Ninnemann

Laura Lorayne Danielson

Scot John Ninnemann

Kristi Marie Ninnemann