Mary Stuart MacDougall

Fellow: Awarded 1931

Field of Study: Organismic Biology & Ecology

Competition: US & Canada

Born: 11-07-1885

As published in the Foundation’s Report for 1931–32:

MacDOUGALL, MARY STUART:  Appointed to continue work on the effect of ultraviolet rays on microorganisms, at the Kaiser Wilhelm Institüt, Berlin, and the University of Paris; tenure, twelve months from July 1, 1931.

Born November 7, 1885, at Laurinburg, North Carolina. Education:  Randolph-Macon Woman’s College, A.B., 1912; University of Chicago, M.S., 1916; Columbia University, Ph.D., 1925.

Head of Science Department, 1912–24, Athens College; Head of Biology Department, 1914–17, Shorter College; Head of Biology Department, 1917–19, Winthrop college; Professor of Biology and Head of Department, 1919—, Agnes Scott College; Research Associate, School of Hygiene, Johns Hopkins University, 1927.

Publications: Articles in Quarterly Journal of Microscopical Science, The Journal of Experimental Zoölogy, Science, The American Journal of Hygiene, The Biological Bulletin.