David R. Goddard

David R. Goddard

Fellow: Awarded 1942

Field of Study: Plant Sciences

Fellow: Awarded 1949

Field of Study: Plant Sciences

Competition: US & Canada

Born: 01-03-1908

Died: 07-09-1985

As published in the Foundation’s Report for 1941–42:

GODDARD, DAVID R.  Appointed for a spectrophotometric study of the respiratory enzymes of higher plants, particularly of the cytochrome system; tenure, twelve months from September 1, 1942.

Born January 3, 1908, Carmel, California.  Education:  University of California, A.B., 1929, M.A., 1930, Ph.D., 1933 (Fellow in Botany, 1930–32); National Research Council Fellow, Rockefeller Institute for Medical Research, 1933–35.

Instructor in Botany, 1935–38, Assistant Professor, 1938–41, Associate Professor, 1941—, University of Rochester.

Publications:  Articles in Journal of Infectious Diseases, Journal of General Physiology, Journal of Biological Chemistry, Biochemical Journal, Plant Physiology, Science, American Journal of Botany, Proceedings of the Rochester Academy of Sciences, Cold Spring Harbor Symposia on Quantitative Biology.


National Academy of Sciences , 1950