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researcher , Biology educator

Richard Allen Roeper, American biology educator, researcher. County representative Saginaw (Michigan) Bay Redmedal Environmental Action, 1978. Member Mycological Society of America, Michigan Academy Arts, Letters and Science, Michigan Entomological Society.

Background

Roeper, Richard Allen was born on July 13, 1938 in Evanston, Illinois, United States. Son of Walter David and Marion (Weidman) Roeper.

Education

Bachelor, Lawrence University, 1960. Master of Arts in Teaching, Miami University, Oxford, Ohio, 1966. Doctor of Philosophy, Oregon State University, Corvallis, 1972.

Career

Teacher, East Leyden High School, Franklin Park, Illinois, 1961-1963;teacher, Niles Township High School, Skokie, Illinois, 1963-1968;professor biology, Alma (Michigan) College, since 1972. Chairperson biology department Alma College, since 1989.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

County representative Saginaw (Michigan) Bay Redmedal Environmental Action, 1978. Member Mycological Society of America, Michigan Academy Arts, Letters and Science, Michigan Entomological Society.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: stamp and coin collector, history.

Connections

Married Jeanne Anne McBride, August 24, 1963 (divorced January 1980). Children: Carleen, Eben, Christopher. Married Karen Turner Roeper, February 24, 1986.

1 child, Lauren.

father:
Walter David Roeper

mother:
Marion (Weidman) Roeper

spouse:
Jeanne Anne McBride

spouse:
Karen Turner Roeper

child:
Carleen Roeper

child:
Eben Roeper

child:
Christopher Roeper

child:
Lauren Roeper