Oral History Center - UC Berkeley Library

Joel Henry Hildebrand: Chemistry, Education and the University of California

Interviewee(s):
Hildebrand, Joel Henry
Interviewer(s):
Daniel, Edna
Title:
Joel Henry Hildebrand: Chemistry, Education and the University of California
Abstract:
Childhood in Philadelphia; chemistry Ph.D., instructor, University of Pennsylvania; teaching, UC Berkeley, since 1913: freshman chemistry, chemistry on other UC campuses, TV teaching; chemical warfare, WWI; WWII: Chile, London, War Production Board, National Academy of Sciences; UC Berkeley administration: Academic Senate reorganization, 1920s, campus expansion, faculty selection; comments on the scientist and society, chemistry around the world, California education.
Subject area(s):
Science, Technology, and Health
Education, University of California
Interview date(s):
1960
Project:
Education and University of California - Individual Interviews
Oskicat record:
b10879414
Rights:
Hildebrand, Joel Henry. "Joel Henry Hildebrand: Chemistry, Education and the University of California." Interview by Edna Daniel in 1960. Oral History Center, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, 1962.