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Four Revolutions in the Earth Sciences

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Isbn 9780231164481
Publisher Columbia University Press
Imprint Columbia University Press
Contributor 1 Powell, James Lawrence
Pages 352
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Author Bio

James Lawrence Powell serves as executive director of the National Physical Science Consortium, a partnership among government agencies and laboratories, industry, and higher education dedicated to increasing the number of American citizens with graduate degrees in the physical sciences and related engineering fields, emphasizing recruitment of a diverse applicant pool that includes women and minorities. He received his Ph.D from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and has taught at Oberlin College and served as its acting president. He has also been president of Franklin and Marshall College, Reed College, the Franklin Institute Science Museum in Philadelphia, and the Los Angeles County Museum of Natural History. Presidents Ronald Reagan and George H. W. Bush both appointed Powell to the National Science Board. He is also the author of The Inquisition of Climate Science.

Audience Professional/Scholarly
Format Trade Cloth
Release Date 12/16/2014
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