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Museum official

Samuel Mcelroy Taylor, museum official. Member Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

Taylor, Samuel Mcelroy was born on July 29, 1951 in Rochester, Minnesota, United States. Son of Lloyd McCully and Barbara Anne (McElroy) Taylor.

Education

Bachelor in Biology, Colorado College, 1973;Master of Arts in Zoology, University of California, Santa Barbara, 1978;Doctor of Philosophy in Science Education, University of California, Berkeley, 1986.

Career

Educational program specialist, Carnegie Museum of Natural History, Pittsburgh, 1983-1986;biology director, New York Hall of Science, Flushing Meadows, 1986-1990;director exhibitions, American Museum Natural History, New York City, since 1990.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor: Curator-The Museum Journal/American Museum of Natural History, New York City, since 1991. Author/editor: (book) Improving Exhibits Through Formative Evaluation, 1991.

Membership

Member Phi Beta Kappa.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: fly fishing, competitive swimming, cycling.

Connections

father:
Lloyd McCully Taylor

mother:
Barbara Anne (McElroy) Taylor