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educator , Immunologist

Walter James Nungester, American educator, immunologist. Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, Society Experimental Biology and Medicine, American Society Microbiology (president 1951).

Background

Nungester, Walter James was born on February 22, 1901 in Lima, Ohio, United States. Son of William A. and Margery (Woodworth) Nungester.

Education

Student, Oberlin College, 1919; Bachelor of Science, University of Michigan, 1923; Master of Science, University of Michigan, 1924; Doctor of Science, University of Michigan, 1938; Doctor of Medicine, Northwestern University, 1934.

Career

Instructor, Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago, 1928-1933; assistant professor, Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago, 1933-1935; associate professor, Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago, 1935-1947; professor microbiology, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, 1947-1985; department chairman, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor. Consultant United States Army Test and Evaluation Command, other government agys.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles on disinfectants, infection and resistance, etc to professional journals.

Membership

Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, Society Experimental Biology and Medicine, American Society Microbiology (president 1951).

Connections

Married Lucille E. Roush, September 21, 1924. Children: Margery Patricia (Mistress Peter S. Wright), Nancy Ann (Mistress Robert E. Meader).

father:
William A. Nungester

mother:
Margery (Woodworth) Nungester

spouse:
Lucille E. Roush

child:
Margery Patricia Nungester (Mistress Peter S. Wright)

child:
Nancy Ann Nungester (Mistress Robert E. Meader)