Parmelee, David Freeland

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PARMELEE, David Freeland

PARMELEE, David Freeland. American, b. 1924. Genres: Biology, Natural history, Sciences, Zoology. Career: Kansas State Teachers College (now Emporia State University), Emporia, assistant professor to professor of biology, 1957-70; University of Minnesota-Twin Cities, Minneapolis, professor of biological sciences, 1970-92, chairperson of Field Biology Program, 1970-86, curator of birds at Bell Museum, 1986-92, and director of Lake Itasca and Cedar Creek biological field stations; University of Nevada, Las Vegas, research curator of ornithology, 1992-. National Science Foundation, member of polar programs, 1972-86; Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research, member, 1976-80; public lecturer. Publications: Bird Island in Antarctic Waters, 1980; Antarctic Birds: Ecological and Behavioral Approaches, 1992. Contributor of articles and illustrations to scientific journals. Address: Marjorie Barrick Museum of Natural History, 4505 Maryland Parkway, University of Nevada, Las Vegas, NV 89154, U.S.A.