Burlington, Vermont, United States
Fimian graduated from Vermont University in 1950.
Notre Dame, Indiana, United States
Fimian graduated from the University of Notre Dame in 1955.
Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts, United States
Fimian has been a professor emeritus at Boston College since 1993.
Fimian received a Bachelor of Arts degree from Vermont University in 1950. Two years later he earned his Master of Science degree and a Doctor of Philosophy degree in 1955 from the University of Notre Dame.
Fimian began his career as an assistant professor at Boston College in 1955. Five years later he became an associate professor of biology department at the same college. Since 1993 Walter has been a professor emeritus at Boston College.
Fimian is a member of American Association for the Advancement of Science and Radiation Research Society.
Walter Fimian is married to Phyllis Ann (Fimian) Smith. They have five children.