Glenn Simpson Pound

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Glenn Simpson Pound (March 7, 1914 – July 6, 2010)[1] was an American educator and acting Chancellor of the University of Wisconsin–Madison in 1977.

Born in Hector, Arkansas, Pound graduated from University of Arkansas in 1940 and then received his doctorate degree from University of Wisconsin in 1943. In 1946, Pound was named professor of plant pathology and was dean of the UW College of Agriculture from 1964 until 1979. In 1977, Pound was acting Chancellor of University of Wisconsin–Madison. Pound retired in 1979 and moved to La Jolla, California. He served as adjunct professor of plant pathology at University of California, Riverside. He died in La Jolla, California in 2010.[2][3]