Manuel Maldonado Koerdell

Fellow: Awarded 1944

Field of Study: Organismic Biology & Ecology

Fellow: Awarded 1945

Field of Study: Organismic Biology & Ecology

Competition: Latin America & Caribbean

Born: 01-25-1908

As published in the Foundation’s Report for 1943–44:

Latin American Exchange Fellows, 1944:

Appointed from Mexico:

MALDONADO KOERDELL, MANUEL.  Appointed for studies in the field of comparative anatomy, especially of the vertebrate skeleton; tenure, twelve months from October 1, 1944.

Born January 25, 1908, Mazatlán, Mexico. Education:  National University of Mexico, 1925–29, 1933; University of California, 1936–37; University of Washington, B.Sc., 1937.

In charge of the Laboratory of Clinical Analysis, 1931–35, Ophthalmological Hospital of Nuestra Señora de la Luz, Mexico, D. F.; in charge of the Department of Biological Products, 1935–39, Ifusa Laboratories; Professor of Comparative Anatomy, 1934–43, National School of Biological Sciences, Mexico, D. F.; Professor of Human Morphology, 1942–43, National Institute of Anthropology and History, Mexico, D. F.; Chairman, Section of Natural History of the Institute of Scientific Research, 1944—, University of Nuevo León.

Publications:  Manual de Laboratorio para Anatomía Comparada, 1940. Articles in Revista de la Sociedad Mexicana de Historia Natural, Revista Mexicana de Estudios Antropológicos, El México Antiguo, Boletín Bibliográfico de Antropología Americana, Revista del Instituto de Investigaciones Científicas de la Universidad de Nuevo León, Revista de la Universidad de Nuevo León.