Competition: US & Canada
Education: University of California, Davis, College of Agriculture
As published in the Foundation’s Report for 1939–40:
ESAU, KATHERINE: Appointed for studies of the anatomy and physiology of vascular plants; tenure, seven months from June 1, 1940.
Born April 3, 1898, in Russia. Education: College of Agriculture, Moscow, 1916–17; College of Agriculture, Berlin, 1919–22; University of California, Ph.D., 1931.
Assistant in Botany, 1930–31, Instructor and Junior Botanist, 1931–37, Assistant Professor and Assistant Botanist, 1937—, College of Agriculture, University of California.
Publications: Articles in Hilgardia, Facts about Sugar, Phytopathology, University of California Agricultural Experiment Station Bulletins, American Journal of Botany, Journal of Agricultural Research, Botanical Review.