George Prior Woollard

George Prior Woollard

Fellow: Awarded 1941

Field of Study: Earth Science

Fellow: Awarded 1942

Field of Study: Earth Science

Competition: US & Canada

Born: 12-20-1908

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

WOOLLARD, GEORGE PRIOR:  Appointed for seismic, gravitational and magnetic investigations of the geologic structure underlying the North American Atlantic coastal plain; tenure, twelve months from July 1, 1941.

Born December 20, 1908, Savannah, Georgia.  Education:  Georgia School of Technology, B.S., 1932, M.S., 1934; Princeton University, A.M., 1935, Ph.D., 1937 (Princeton University Fellow); Lehigh University, 1937–38. American Geophysical Union Fellow, 1938; National Research Council Fellow, Lehigh University and Rutgers University, 1939.

Publications:  Articles in Transactions of the American Geophysical Union, Bulletin of the Geological Society of America.