Charles Hyde Warren

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Charles Hyde Warren
Born (1876-09-27)September 27, 1876
Connecticut, U.S.
Died August 16, 1950(1950-08-16) (aged 73)
Torrington, Connecticut, U.S.
Nationality American
Fields Geology
Institutions Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Yale University
Alma mater Sheffield Scientific School

Charles Hyde Warren (September 27, 1876 – August 16, 1950) was an American geologist. He grew up in Watertown, Connecticut. He graduated from the Sheffield Scientific School in 1896. He was on the faculty of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology from 1900–1922. He was Sterling Professor and chair of Geology at Yale University and Dean of the Sheffield Scientific School starting in 1922. He was also professor of Mineralogy. In 1908, he was elected a Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.[1] Warren retired in 1945. He was a member of the Geological Society of America.[2]


  1. ^ "Book of Members, 1780–2010: Chapter B" (PDF). American Academy of Arts and Sciences. Retrieved July 11, 2011. 
  2. ^ "Charles Warren, Yale Educator, 73". New York Times, August 17, 1950.