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Burgess, David R. (1947)



  • Existence: 1947

Biographical note

David R. Burgess (1947- ) served as academic vice president and dean of faculties of Boston College from 1998-1999. Burgess attended the California Polytechnic State University, in San Luis Obispo, where he received a bachelor’s and a master’s degree in biology in 1969 and 1971, respectively. Burgess completed a doctorate in zoology at the University of California, Davis (1974), and then taught at Dartmouth College, the University of Miami, and the University of Pittsburgh. Burgess is a member of the Cherokee nation and has served as president of the Society for the Advancement of Chicanos and Native Americans in Science (SACNAS). Since 1999, Burgess has been a professor of biology at Boston College.

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Boston College Academic Vice President and Dean of Faculties' Office records

Abstract The records of the Office of the Academic Vice President (also known as the Senior Vice President and Dean of Faculties and the Provost) document the administration of University academic and institutional activities from 1937-2007. Records include academic calendars, accreditation reports, admissions files, annual reports, budgets, committee files, correspondence, departmental records, faculty records, memos, minutes, speeches and addresses, and subject files, including biographical...
Restrictions on access

Administrative files, committee records, correspondence, and departmental records prior to 1968 are open except files containing personally identifiable information, financial records, or student records. All budget files, faculty files, and records dating after 1968 are closed. Access with permission of office.

Dates: 1937 - 2007