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Physics educator

John Scott Whitaker, American Physics educator. unites states department Energy grantee, since 1985; named Outstanding Junior Investigator, unites states department Energy, 1984-1985.

Background

Whitaker, John Scott was born on November 10, 1948 in Oroville, California, United States. Son of Walter Ralph and Barbara (Brittain) Whitaker.

Education

Bachelor, University of California, Berkeley, 1970; Doctor of Philosophy, University of California, Berkeley, 1976.

Career

Science associate, European Organization of Nuclear Research, Geneva, 1977-1978; from assistant professor to associate professor, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1978-1985; from associate professor to professor physics, Boston University, since 1985.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional publications.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocation: triviology.

Connections

Married Bohn Buechner, September 24, 1983. Children: Amelia, Elizabeth.

father:
Walter Ralph Whitaker

mother:
Barbara (Brittain) Whitaker

spouse:
Bohn Buechner

children:
Amelia Whitaker

Elizabeth Whitaker