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Chemical engineering educator

Sarah Waterman Harcum, American chemical engineering educator. Achievements include development of electrophoresis assay technique which characterized and quantified intracellular protease activity in recombinant E. coli. Center for Agricultural Biotechnology fellow, 1989. Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Institute of Chemical Engineers, American Chemical Society.

Background

Harcum, Sarah Waterman was born on December 27, 1963 in Austin, Texas, United States. Daughter of George Henry and Judith Alice (Reynolds) W.

Education

Biosystems Engineering, University of Michigan, 1986; Master of Science, Colorado State University, 1988; postgraduate, University of Michigan, 1988-1989; Doctor of Philosophy, U. Maryland., 1993.

Career

Interim graduate researcher, Synergen, Inc., Boulder, Colorado, 1987-1988; graduate research assistant, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, 1986-1988; graduate research assistant, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 1988-1989; graduate research assistant, U. Maryland., College Park, 1989-1993; staff fellow, Food and Drug Administration, Bethesda, Maryland., 1993-1995; assistant professor, New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, since 1995.

Achievements

  • Achievements include development of electrophoresis assay technique which characterized and quantified intracellular protease activity in recombinant E. coli.

Membership

Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Institute of Chemical Engineers, American Chemical Society.

Connections

Married Josef Robert Jachim, August 16, 1986 (deceased July 12, 1987). Married Jonathan Brooks Harcum, July 1, 1989. Children: Erica Brooks, Emmett Ross.

father:
George Henry W.

mother:
Judith Alice (Reynolds) W.

spouses:
Jonathan Brooks Harcum

Josef Robert Jachim

children:
Emmett Ross Harcum

Erica Brooks Harcum