Jay F. W. Pearson

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Jay F. W. Pearson
2nd President of the University of Miami
Term 1952 – 1962
Predecessor Bowman Foster Ashe
Successor Henry King Stanford
Born (1901-05-11)May 11, 1901[1]
Died August 8, 1965(1965-08-08) (aged 64)[2][3]
Alma mater University of Pittsburgh (A.B., M.A.)
University of Chicago (PhD)
Profession Marine biologist, administrator

Jay F. W. Pearson (May 11, 1901 – August 8, 1965) was a marine biologist and university administrator, serving as both President and Chancellor of the University of Miami.[4][5][6][7][8]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Thompson, Michael (May 11, 1958). "At The U-M 2000 Guest (sic) Attend Party". The Miami News (Miami). 8D. 
  2. ^ Tucker, William (August 9, 1965). "U-M Mourns Chancellor Pearson". The Miami News (Miami). 1B. 
  3. ^ "Dr. Jay Pearson, 64, Miami U. Chancellor". The New York Times (New York City). August 9, 1965. 
  4. ^ "Recruitment letter from Ashe to Pearson". Retrieved 2009-11-30. 
  5. ^ "Education: Growing Up in Miami". Time Magazine. Jun 23, 1961. Retrieved 2009-11-30. 
  6. ^ "History". miami.edu. Retrieved 2009-11-13. 
  7. ^ "Jay F.W. Pearson Scholarship". Retrieved 2009-11-30. 
  8. ^ "Pearson Residential College". Retrieved 2009-11-30.