Oral History Center - UC Berkeley Library

The Reorganization of Biology at the University of California, Berkeley

Interviewee(s):
Koshland, Daniel
Park, Roderic
Taylor, Louise
Interviewer(s):
Hughes, Sally Smith
Title:
The Reorganization of Biology at the University of California, Berkeley
Abstract:
Interviews with Daniel E. Koshland, Jr., Roderic B. Park and Louise Taylor on the process of reorganizing UC Berkeley's Dept. of Biology and other science departments into the Dept. of Molecular and Cell Biology and the Dept. of Integrative Biology in the 1980s and 1990s. Narrators discuss the difficult process of abolishing and reforming long standing departments as well as opposition from animal rights activists and campaigning in Sacramento for building funds.
Subject area(s):
Science, Technology, and Health
Education and University of California
Interview date(s):
1998 1999
Project:
Education and University of California - Individual Interviews
Oskicat record:
b11404051
Rights:
Koshland, Daniel, Roderic Park and Louise Taylor. "The Reorganization of Biology at the University of California, Berkeley." Interview by Sally Smith Hughes in 1998 and 1999. Oral History Center, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, 2003.