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Tommy C. Douglas
Human Genetics Center
Univ. of Texas School of Public Health
P.O. Box 20334
Houston, TX 77225

1946 Born in Durant, OK
Parents: Harry G. Douglas and Florence Teague Douglas

1965 Graduated from Midland High School, Midland, TX

1969 A.B. Degree (chemistry), with honors, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ

1969 Sigma Xi recognition for outstanding undergraduate research

1970 M.S. Degree (biology), California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA

1974 Ph.D. Degree (biology), California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA
Dissertation Title: "The Theta Antigen of Mice and Its Analog in Rats"

1974-76 Member, Basel Institute for Immunology, Basel, Switzerland

1976-82 Asst. Professor, Univ. of Texas Health Science Center, Houston, TX

1980 Visiting Asst. Professor, Calif. Inst. of Technology, Pasadena, CA

1982- Assoc. Professor, Univ. of Texas Health Science Center, Houston, TX

1983 Outstanding Teacher Award, Univ. of Texas Grad. School of Biomedical Sciences

1989 Master Teacher Award, Univ. of Texas Health Science Center, Houston, TX

1996-7 Research Fellow (molecular biology), Univ. of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX

Professional Memberships:

American Association of Immunologists
American Genetic Associaton
Sigma Xi

Editorial Review:

Biochemical Genetics
Journal of Immunology
Journal of Molecular Biology and Evolution
Radiation Research Grant Review:

National Science Foundation
National Institutes of Health

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