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University educator

Michael Kent Rylander, American university educator. With United States Army, 1959-1961.

Background

Rylander, Michael Kent was born on December 25, 1935 in Hillsboro, Texas, United States. Son of Halley Garison and Annabelle (Wildenthal) Rylander.

Education

Bachelor, University North Texas, 1956. Master of Science, University North Texas, 1962. Doctor of Philosophy, Tulane, 1965.

Career

Assistant professor, Texas Technology University, Lubbock, 1965-1972;associate professor, Texas Technology University, 1972-1980;biological science professor, Texas Technology University, since 1980. Ornithology curator The Museum.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor some 75 science articles to professional publications.

Membership

With United States Army, 1959-1961.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocation: ranching.

Connections

Married Laura Ronstadt. Children: Michael Kent Junior, Sharon Allison.

father:
Halley Garison Rylander

mother:
Annabelle (Wildenthal) Rylander

spouse:
Laura Ronstadt

child:
Michael Kent Junior Rylander

child:
Sharon Allison Rylander