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Robert Everard Woodson

biologist , university professor

Robert Everard Woodson, American university professor, biologist. Member Batan Society of America, American Society Plant Taxonomists, St. Louis Academy of Science, American Geographical Society, Phi Beta Kappa, Sigma Xi.

Background

Woodson, Robert Everard was born on April 28, 1904 in St. Louis. Son of Robert Everard and Ada Lee (Cowan) Woodson.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Washington University, St. Louis, 1926, Master of Science, 1927, Doctor of Philosophy., 1929. A.M., Harvard, 1928.

Career

Professor botany Washington University, since 1945. Curator of herbarium Missouri Botanical Garden, since 1958.

Works

  • Author: articles on evolution, plant geografic, taxonomy, floristics.

Membership

Member Batan Society of America, American Society Plant Taxonomists, St. Louis Academy of Science, American Geographical Society, Phi Beta Kappa, Sigma Xi.

Connections

father:
Robert Everard Woodson

mother:
Ada Lee (Cowan) Woodson