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Information scientist

William Joseph Mayer, American information scientist. Member American Chemical Society.

Background

Mayer, William Joseph was born on September 30, 1939 in Springfield, Ohio, United States. Son of William Joseph and Cecilia Agnes (Duggan) Mayer.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Xavier University, Cincinnati, 1961. Master of Science, University Michigan, 1963. Doctor of Philosophy, University Michigan, 1965.

Career

Patent liaison scientist, Parke-Davis Research Laboratory, Ann Arbor, Michigan, 1965-1971;information scientist, Olin Corporation, New Haven, 1971-1974;manager technical information service, General Mills, Inc., Minneapolis, 1974-1981;president, Chief Executive Officer, BK Associations, Minneapolis, 1981-1985;director technical information service, Henkel Research Corporation/Cognis, Santa Rosa, California, 1985-1994;manager technical information, Sola Optical United States of America, Petaluma, California, since 1994. North America advisory board Chemical Abstracts Svc., Columbus, Ohio, 1987-1991. Adjunct Professor decision science University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, 1985-1986.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor, writer The Bioremediation Report, 1991-1993. Developer, producer Database Foods Adlibra, 1978-1981.

Membership

Member American Chemical Society.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: investing, gardening, reading.

Connections

Married Karen Ann Lowe, June 26, 1971 (deceased June 1998).

father:
William Joseph Mayer

mother:
Cecilia Agnes (Duggan) Mayer

spouse:
Karen Ann Lowe