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Chemistry educator

Peter Miles Anson Sherwood, American Chemistry educator. Fellow Salter's Company, London, 1970-1972. Fellow Royal Society Chemistry, Institute of Physics, Camridge Philosophical Society;member American Chemical Society, Society Applied Spectroscopy, Materials Research Society, Electrochemical Society, Sigma Xi.

Background

Sherwood, Peter Miles Anson was born on July 12, 1945 in London. Son of Denis William and Merlyn E. (Green) Sherwood. came to the United States, 1985.

Education

Bachelor of Science, St. Andrews (Scotland) U., 1967; Master of Arts, Doctor of Philosophy, Cambridge (England) University, 1970; Doctor of Science, Cambridge (England) University, England, 1995.

Career

Fellow, Downing College, Cambridge U., 1970-1972; lecturer department chemistry, U. Newcastle upon Tyne, England, 1972-1984; senior lecturer, U. Newcastle upon Tyne, England, 1984-1985; program officer chemistry division, National Science Foundation, Washington, 1990-1991; associate professor of chemistry, Kansas State University, Manhattan, 1985-1990; professor, Kansas State University, Manhattan, 1991-1997; university distinguished professor, head chemistry, Kansas State University, Manhattan, since 1997. Consultant W.R. Grace Company, 1986, E.I. Du Pont de Nemours & Company, 1988-1990.

Membership

Fellow Royal Society Chemistry, Institute of Physics, Camridge Philosophical Society;member American Chemical Society, Society Applied Spectroscopy, Materials Research Society, Electrochemical Society, Sigma Xi.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: church architecture, hill walking, cartography.

Connections

Married Gillian Thomson Taylor, December 18, 1982.

father:
Denis William Sherwood

mother:
Merlyn E. (Green) Sherwood

spouse:
Gillian Thomson Taylor