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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.

Background

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

Education

Doctor of Philosophy, University Washington, Seattle, 1972.

Career

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

Membership

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.

Connections

Married Mary Ellen Quinn, July 11, 1981.