Kenneth W. Cooper

Kenneth W. Cooper

Fellow: Awarded 1944
Field of Study: Organismic Biology & Ecology
Fellow: Awarded 1945
Field of Study: Organismic Biology & Ecology

Competition: US & Canada

Princeton University

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

COOPER, KENNETH WILLARD.  Appointed for analysis of the mechanism of sex chromosome conjunction during meiosis in male Drosophila; tenure, five months from March 1, 1944.

Born November 29, 1912, Flushing, New York. Education:  Columbia University, A.B., 1934, A.M., 1935, Ph.D., 1939 (Lydig Fellow, 1937-38, at Columbia University and Barro Colorado, Canal Zone).

Assistant in Zoology, 1934–37, Columbia University; Instructor in Zoology, 1938–39, University of Rochester; Instructor in Biology, 1939–42, Assistant Professor, 1942—, Princeton University.

Publications:  Articles in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, Yearbook of the American Philosophical Society, American Journal of Science, Phytopathology, American Midland Naturalist, Chromosoma, Stain Technology, Bulletin of the Brooklyn Entomological Society. Journal of the New York Entomological Society, Canadian Entomologist.


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