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academic administrator , physics professor , researcher

Robert Neal Shelton, American academic administrator, physics professor, researcher. Fellow American Physical Society, California Council on Science and Technology; member American Association for the Advancement of Science, Materials Research Society, Sigma Xi, Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

Shelton, Robert Neal was born on October 5, 1948 in Phoenix, Arizona, United States. Son of Clark B. and Grace M. (McLaughlin) Shelton.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Stanford University, 1970;Master of Science, University of California, San Diego, 1973;Doctor of Philosophy, University of California, San Diego, 1975.

Career

Postdoctoral researcher, University of California-San Diego, La Jolla, 1975-1976;assistant research physicist, University of California-San Diego, La Jolla, 1976-1978;assistant professor, Iowa State University, Ames, 1978-1981;associate professor, Iowa State University, Ames, 1981-1984;professor physics, Iowa State University, Ames, 1984-1987;professor physics, department chairman, University of California-Davis, 1987-1990;vice chancellor for research, University of California-Davis, 1990-1996;vice provost for research, University of California-Davis, since 1996.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor over 200 articles to professional journals.

Membership

Fellow American Physical Society, California Council on Science and Technology. Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, Materials Research Society, Sigma Xi, Phi Beta Kappa.

Connections

Married Adrian Ann Millar, August 30, 1969. Children: Christian, Cameron, Stephanie.

father:
Clark B. Shelton

mother:
Grace M. (McLaughlin) Shelton

spouse:
Adrian Ann Millar

children:
Christian Shelton

Cameron Shelton

Stephanie Shelton