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climatologist , educator

Wayne Marcel Wendland, American Climatologist, educator. Captain United States Air Force, 1956-1964. Member American Meteorological Association (chairman applied climate committee 1986-1988), American Quaternary Association (treasurer 1984-1996), American Association State Geographers.

Background

Wendland, Wayne Marcel was born on August 9, 1934 in Beaver Dam, Wisconsin, United States. Son of Howard Frederick and Mildred Rose (Luedtke) Wendland.

Education

Bachelor, Lawrence College, 1956; Master of Science, University of Wisconsin, 1965; Doctor of Philosophy, University of Wisconsin, 1972.

Career

Weather forecaster, United States Air Force, 1956-1963; assistant professor department geography, University of Wisconsin, Madison, 1969-1976; associate professor department geography, University of Illinois, Champaign, 1976-1980; professor department geography, University of Illinois, Champaign, 1980-1996; state climatologist, Illinois State Water Survey, Champaign, 1980-1996; emeritus state climatologist, Illinois State Water Survey, Champaign, since 1996.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Captain United States Air Force, 1956-1964. Member American Meteorological Association (chairman applied climate committee 1986-1988), American Quaternary Association (treasurer 1984-1996), American Association State Geographers.

Connections

Married Betty Lee Willis, June 17, 1956. Children: Marci, Mark, Scott, Lisa.

father:
Howard Frederick Wendland

mother:
Mildred Rose (Luedtke) Wendland

spouse:
Betty Lee Willis

children:
Marci Wendland

Mark Wendland

Scott Wendland

Lisa Wendland