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William L. BURLISON

director , 111 Agricultural Experimental Station

William L. BURLISON, American Director, 111. Agricultural Experimental Station. Member of Sigma Xi; Alpha Zeta Pi; Delta Epsilon; Acacia; Masons;.Amer. Society of Agronomy.

Background

BURLISON, William L. was born on September 3, 1882 in Harrison, Oklahoma, United States. Son of William Washington and Amanda (Pettit) Burlison.

Education

Oklahoma Agriculture and Mechanical College, Bachelor of Science, 1905. University of 111. Master of Science, 1908, Doctor of Philosophy, 1915, Doctor of Agriculture, 1927. Oklahoma A. and M. College.

Career

Professor, 1918; Head Department of Agronomy, University of 111., since 1920.

Membership

Member of Sigma Xi; Alpha Zeta Pi. Delta Epsilon; Acacia. Masons;.Amer. Society of Agronomy.

Connections

Spouse Flosey Belle Lewis, May 19, 1909, Bartlesville, Oklahoma.