Robert Gaunt

Fellow: Awarded 1942

Field of Study: Molecular and Cellular Biology

Competition: US & Canada

Born: 04-13-1907

Died: 07-12-1996

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

GAUNT, ROBERT.  Appointed for studies of the functional control of the adrenal cortex; tenure, eight months from February 1, 1943.

Born April 13, 1907, Macon, Missouri.  Education:  University of Tulsa, B.A., 1929; Princeton University, M.A., 1930, Ph.D., 1932. Research at the Biological Laboratory, Cold Spring Harbor, L. I., the Bermuda Biological Station, and the Marine Biological Station, Woods Hole, Massachusetts, for eight summers.

Assistant in Biology, 1929–31, Fellow in Biology, 1931–32, Princeton University; Professor of Biology, 1932–35, College of Charleston; Assistant Professor of Biology, 1935—, New York University.

Publications:  Articles in Proceedings of the Society for Experimental Biology and Medicine, American Journal of Physiology, Cold Spring Harbor Symposia on Quantitative Biology, Endocrinology, Science, Anatomical Record, Physiological Zoology.