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Computer software company executive

John Paul McAlister, American computer software company executive. Member American Chemical Society, Computer Society of Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Association for Computing Machinery.

Background

McAlister, John Paul was born on November 19, 1948 in Fort Worth, Texas, United States. Son of John Paul and Marion Josephine (Hutchinson) McAlister.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Chemistry, Tarleton State College, 1971. Doctor of Philosophy in Biochemistry, University Wisconsin, 1978.

Career

Research associate University Wisconsin, Madison, 1978-1979. Assistant director national collaborative research program Washingon University, St. Louis, 1980-1982, research associate professor, 1982-1983. Director Research and Development Tripos Associates Inc., 1984-1987, vice president Research and Development, 1987-1988, president, 1988-1994.

President, Chief Executive Officer Tripos, Inc., since 1994.

Membership

Member American Chemical Society, Computer Society of Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Association for Computing Machinery.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Hiking, backpacking, bicycling.

Connections

Married Martha Ruth Landes, December 10, 1970. Children: Arthur James, Ian Patrick.

father:
John Paul McAlister

mother:
Marion Josephine (Hutchinson) McAlister

spouse:
Martha Ruth Landes

child:
Arthur James McAlister

child:
Ian Patrick McAlister