Enrique Beltrán

Fellow: Awarded 1932

Field of Study: Organismic Biology & Ecology

Fellow: Awarded 1933

Field of Study: Organismic Biology & Ecology

Competition: Latin America & Caribbean

Born: 04-26-1903

Died: 10-23-1994

As published in the Foundation’s Report for 193132:

Latin American Exchange Fellows, 1932

Appointed from Mexico:

BELTRÁN, ENRIQUE:  Appointed for studies in marine biology with especial reference to the Gulf of Mexico, in the United States; tenure, twelve months from April 22, 1932.

Born April 26, 1903, in Mexico City. Education: National Preparatory School, 1917–21; University of Mexico, Professor in Natural Sciences, 1922.

Instructor in Botany, 1921–23, Professor of Botanical Microscopy, 1924, Professor of Invertebrate Zoology, 1925, Professor of Zoology, 1932, National University of Mexico; Assistant Curator in the Museum of Natural History, 1923, Microbiologist, 1924–26, Chief of the Station of Marine Biology at Vera Cruz, 1925, Biological Counsellor in Fisheries Problems, 1932, Department of Agriculture.

Publications: Articles in Gaceta Médica Mexicana, Transactions of the American Microscopical Society, Boletín de la Dirección de Estudios Biológicos, Memorias de la Sociedad Científica Antonio Alzate.