Charles F. Roos

Fellow: Awarded 1933

Field of Study: Mathematics

Competition: US & Canada

Born: 03-18-1901

Died: 01-06-1958

As published in the Foundation’s Report for 1933–34:

ROOS, CHARLES FREDERICK:  Appointed for the writing of a book on dynamical economics, in consultation with European scholars; tenure, twelve months from April 10, 1933.

Born May 18, 1901, at New Orleans, Louisiana. Education: Rice Institute, B.A., 1921, M.A., 1924, Ph.D., 1926. National Research Fellow, University of Chicago and Princeton University, 1926–28.

Instructor in Mathematics, 1925–26, Rice Institute; Assistant Professor of Mathematics, 1928–31, Cornell University; Permanent Secretary, 1931–33, American Association for the Advancement of Science.

Publications:  Articles in American Journal of Mathematics, Journal of Political Economy, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, Bulletin of the American Mathematical Society, Transactions of the American Mathematical Society.