James Main Dixon
James Main Dixon FRSE (1856, Paisley – 27 September 1933) was a Scottish teacher and author, and an important scholar of the Scots language. He graduated at St. Andrews University in 1879 and was ap...
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Charles L. Bouton
Charles Leonard Bouton (25 April 1869 − 20 February 1922) was an American mathematician.He was born in St Louis, Missouri where his father was an engineer.
Bouton studied in the public schools of ...
Edgar Anderson
Edgar Shannon Anderson (November 9, 1897 – June 18, 1969) was an American botanist. His 1949 book Introgressive Hybridization was an original and important contribution to botanical genetics. Anderson...
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Luis Federico Leloir
Luis Federico Leloir ForMemRS (September 6, 1906 – December 2, 1987) was an Argentine physician and biochemist who received the 1970 Nobel Prize in Chemistry. Although born in France, Leloir rec...
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Erin Belieu
Erin Belieu (born 1967 Omaha, Nebraska) is an American poet.
Belieu was born and raised in Omaha, Nebraska, graduating from Central High School. She attended Boston University, and Ohio State Univ...
Cornell Fleischer
Cornell Fleischer is the Kanuni Suleyman Professor of Ottoman and Modern Turkish Studies at the University of Chicago.Fleischer received his PhD from Princeton University in 1982. After leaving Prince...
Albert Sharpe (American football)
Albert Hayes Sharpe (October 7, 1877 – May 17, 1966) was an All-American football player, coach and athletic director and medical doctor. He played football for Yale University and was selected as a ...
Viktor Hamburger
Viktor Hamburger (July 9, 1900 – June 12, 2001) was a German professor and embryologist. Hamburger lectured, among others, Nobel Prize-winning neurologist Rita Levi-Montalcini, who identified ne...
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Elaine Mardis
Elaine R Mardis (born September 28, 1962) is an American Professor of Genetics, with an adjunct appointment in the Department of Molecular microbiology at Washington University in St. Louis and Co-Dir...
Paul Finkelman
Paul Finkelman (born November 15, 1949 in Brooklyn, New York) is an American legal historian.
Finkelman grew up in Watertown, New York, where he attended public schools. He received his undergradu...
George Weinstock
George M. Weinstock (born February 6, 1949) is an American geneticist and microbiologist on the faculty of The Jackson Laboratory for Genomic Medicine, where he is a professor and the associate direct...
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Jeff Gill
Jeff Gill is a Professor of Political Science at Washington University in St. Louis and the Director of the Center for Applied Statistics. He is also President of the Society for Political Methodolog...
Fatemeh Keshavarz
Fatemeh Keshavarz (Persian: فاطمه كشاورز‎) (born 1952 in Shiraz, Iran) is an Iranian academic, writer and literary figure. She is currently the Roshan Chair of Persian Studies and director of th...
Arthur Kornberg
Arthur Kornberg (March 3, 1918 – October 26, 2007) was an American biochemist who won the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1959 for his discovery of "the mechanisms in the biological synthesis of...
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Staffan Normark
Jan Staffan Normark, born 1945, is a Swedish physician, microbiologist and infectious disease researcher. He grew up in Umeå and was awarded his Ph.D. at Umeå University in 1971. At the end of the 197...
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Lauren Ackerman
Lauren Vedder Ackerman (March 12, 1905 – July 27, 1993) was an American physician and pathologist, who championed the subspecialty of surgical pathology in the mid-20th century.
Ackerman was born ...
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Joel Seligman
Joel Seligman (born January 11, 1950) is the current President of the University of Rochester, in Rochester, New York, and is one of the leading authorities on securities law in the U.S.
Joel Seli...
Guy Davenport
Guy Mattison Davenport (November 23, 1927 – January 4, 2005) was an American writer, translator, illustrator, painter, intellectual, and teacher.
Guy Davenport was born in Anderson, South Carolina...
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Richard Foster Jones
Richard Foster Jones (July 7, 1886–September 12, 1965) was a professor of English at Stanford University, and executive head of the university's English department. His research interests includ...
James R. Carrigan
James R. "Jim" Carrigan (August 24, 1929 – August 15, 2014) was a United States federal judge.Born in Mobridge, South Dakota, Carrigan received a Ph.B. from the University of North Dakota in 195...
Carl M. Bender
Carl M. Bender (born 1943) is Wilfred R. and Ann Lee Konneker Distinguished Professor of Physics at Washington University in St. Louis.He received his B.A. in 1964 from Cornell University, where he gr...
Stanley J. Korsmeyer
Stanley Joel Korsmeyer (8 June 1950 – 31 March 2005) was an American oncologist. Through his studies of apoptosis, Korsmeyer helped develop the concepts of the role of programmed cell death in carcino...
Guido Weiss
Guido L. Weiss (b. 29 December 1928 in Trieste) is an American mathematician, working in analysis, especially Fourier analysis and harmonic analysis.
Weiss studied at the University of Chicago, wh...
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Martin Kamen
Martin David Kamen (August 27, 1913, Toronto – August 31, 2002) was a physicist inside the Manhattan project. Together with Sam Ruben, he co-discovered the synthesis of the isotope carbon-14 on ...
Rowland Berthoff
Rowland Tappan Berthoff (September 20, 1921 – March 25, 2001) was an American historian, working in the fields of immigration and social life in the USA. He is best known for his 1971 book An Unsettle...
Kathryn Davis
Kathryn Davis is an award-winning American novelist.Davis has taught at Skidmore College, and is now senior fiction writer in the Writing Program in Arts & Sciences at Washington University in St....