Vernon Cheadle

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Vernon Irving Cheadle (February 6, 1910 – July 23, 1995) was an American educator and university administrator. He served as the 2nd chancellor of the University of California, Santa Barbara from 1962 til 1977.[1]

He was born in Salem, South Dakota, and received his undergraduate degree from Miami University in Ohio in 1932, and a master's degree and Ph.D. in botany from Harvard University.

Academic offices
Preceded by
Samuel B. Gould
Chancellor of the University of California, Santa Barbara
Succeeded by
Robert Huttenback


  1. ^ Saxon, Wolfgang (July 25, 1995). "Vernon I. Cheadle, 85, Botanist And U. of California Chancellor". New York Times.