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Kenneth Ross Alexander, American scientist, educator. Recipient Senior Science Investigator award, Research Prevent Blindness, 2002; R01 Research grant, National Eye Institute, since 1990, Research grant, Midwest Eye Banks, 2006-2007.


Alexander, Kenneth Ross was born on February 23, 1945 in Seattle, Washington, United States. Son of Charles Jennings and Helen Louise Alexander.


Doctor of Philosophy, University Washington, Seattle, 1972.


Associate professor Illinois College Optometry, Chicago, 1973—1981. Professor University Illinois, since 1981.


Fellow: Association Research Vision & Ophthalmology, Optical Society America (chair, division vision and color 1998—2000, chair, vision and color technical group 1994-1995). Member: American Association for the Advancement of Science, Optical Society America, International Society Clinical Electrophysiology Vision, Association Research Vision and Ophthalmology, Phi Beta Kappa, Sigma Xi.


Married Mary Ellen Quinn, July 11, 1981.