Eugene Markley Landis

Fellow: Awarded 1929

Field of Study: Organismic Biology & Ecology

Fellow: Awarded 1930

Field of Study: Organismic Biology & Ecology

Competition: US & Canada

Born: 04-04-1901

Died: 02-14-1987

As published in the Foundation’s Report for 1929–30:

Landis, Eugene Markley:  Appointed to study the reactions affecting the minute vessels of mammals, with special reference to those occurring in man, principally with Sir Thomas Lewis, University College, London; tenure, twelve months from September 15, 1929.

Born April 4, 1901, at New Hope, Pennsylvania.  Education: University of Pennsylvania, A. B., 1922, M. S., 1924, M. D., 1926, Ph. D., 1927.

Assistant in Zoology, 1919–20, Assistant Instructor, 1920–22, University of Pennsylvania. National Research Fellow, 1926–27. Interne, University of Pennsylvania Hospital, 1927–29.

Publications: Articles in American Naturalist, Transactions of the American Entomological Society, Archives of Ophthalmology, Journal of Morphology and Physiology, American Journal of Physiology, American Journal of Medical Sciences, Journal of the American Medical Association.


National Academy of Sciences , 1954