William N. Takahashi

Fellow: Awarded 1944

Field of Study: Plant Sciences

Competition: US & Canada

Born: 08-14-1905

Died: 12-20-1987

Website: http://texts.cdlib.org/view?docId=hb4t1nb2bd;NAAN=13030&doc.view=frames&chunk.id=div00069&toc.depth=1&toc.id=&brand=calisphere

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

TAKAHASHI, WILLIAM NOBURU.  Appointed for a study of the mechanism of virus reproduction; tenure, twelve months from July 1, 1944.

Born August 14, 1905, Oakland, California.  Education:  University of California, B.S., 1928, Ph.D., 1932.

Associate in Plant Pathology, 1932–36, Junior Plant Pathologist and Instructor of Plant Pathology, 1936—, University of California (on leave); Director of Agricultural Research, 1942–43, Colorado River Relocation Authority; Assistant in Plant Pathology, 1943–44, Cornell University.

Publications:  Articles in Hilgardia, Proceedings of the Society for Experimental Biology and Medicine, Science, Phytopathology, Stain Technology, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.