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Biographical Memoirs: Volume 62 (1993)


Suggested Citation:"PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES." National Academy of Sciences. 1993. Biographical Memoirs: Volume 62. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. doi: 10.17226/2201.
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JOEL HENRY HILDEBRAND 239 CHRONOLOGY OF MAJOR ACTIVITIES AND HONORS 1881 Born November 16 in Camden, New Jersey 1903 B.S., University of Pennsylvania 1906 Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania 1906-07 Postdoctoral fellow, University of Berlin 1907-13 Instructor in Chemistry, University of Pennsylvania 1913-17 Assistant Professor of Chemistry, University of California, Berkeley 1917-18 Associate Professor of Chemistry, University of California, Berkeley 1918-52 Professor of Chemistry, University of California, Berkeley 1923-26 Dean of Men, University of California, Berkeley 1939 Sc.D., University of Pennsylvania 1939-43 Dean, College of Letters and Science, University of California, Berkeley 1941-43 Chairman, Department of Chemistry, University of California, Berkeley 1949-51 Dean, College of Chemistry, University of California, Berkeley 1952 Professor Emeritus, University of California, Berkeley 1954 LL.D., University of California PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES 1929 Member, National Academy of Sciences 1934 President, Pacific Division, American Association for the Advancement of Science 1946 Member, Royal Society of Edinburgh 1951 Member, American Philosophical Society 1953 Honorary Life Member, Faraday Society 1955 President, American Chemical Society 1957 Honorary Life Member, American Institute of Chemists 1960 Honorary Life Member, California Academy of Sciences

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Biographic Memoirs: Volume 62 contains the biographies of deceased members of the National Academy of Sciences and bibliographies of their published works. Each biographical essay was written by a member of the Academy familiar with the professional career of the deceased. For historical and bibliographical purposes, these volumes are worth returning to time and again.

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