Janet McCarter Woolley

Fellow: Awarded 1944

Field of Study: Molecular and Cellular Biology

Competition: US & Canada

Born: 03-04-1906

Died: 01-28-1996

As published in the Foundation’s Report for 1943–44:

McCARTER, JANET RUTH.  Appointed for studies in the field of immunology of infectious diseases, in particular observations on the aerological and biological activities of tuberculo-proteins; tenure, twelve months from July 1, 1944.

Born March 4, 1906, Duluth, Minnesota.  Education:  Carleton College, 1925–26; University of Wisconsin, B.S., 1930, M.S., 1931, Ph.D., 1933.

Research Assistant in Agricultural Bacteriology, 1930–33, Research Associate, 1933–35, Instructor, 1935–41, Assistant Professor, 1941—, University of Wisconsin.

Publications:  Articles in Science, Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association, American Review of Tuberculosis, Proceedings of the Society for Experimental Biology and Medicine, Journal of Bacteriology, American Journal of Medical Sciences, Journal of Laboratory and /clinical Medicine, Journal of Infectious Diseases, Journal of Immunology.