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Eddie Bollenbach

Biographical Details

BA and MA in Biology from State University of New York at New Paltz, N.Y.(1968) (1971).

Research Assistant at The Boyce Thompson Institute for Plant Research (Insecticide Research)1969.

Research Assistant at Cornell University Agricultural Experiment Station at Highland, New York 1970.

Teaching Assistanceship at SUNY New Paltz 1970 (Taught the undergraduate the Microbiology Laboratory).

Since 1971: Professor of Biology at Northwestern Connecticut Community-Technical College.
Primary Duties: Teaching Microbiology, Biology, and Chemistry.

Special Certificates:

National Science Foundation Certificates for work in:

Cryptogamic Botany from The University of Tennessee 1973.

Origins of Life from Hampshire College 1977.

Holistic Health from The University of Hartford 1980.


Educational Excellence and Distinguished Service Award 1990 Northwestern Connecticut Community College.

Non-Professional History:

Paralytic Polio in May of 1954 at age 7 (was a control (placebo) for Salk vaccine a month earlier in April).

Athletic Lifestyle from 1964-1982: Swimming, Cycling, Cross Country Skiing etcetera.

1982 Post Polio Syndrome. Currently use a motorized scooter for mobility and an adapted van for travel.

Academic Web Pages:


Other Web Site References:

Post Polio Syndrome Central has a similar biographical page, VITA, with links to additional material authored or co-authored by Eddie Bollenbach.


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Created: 22nd August 1998
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