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Center for the History of Microbiology/ASM Archives (CHOMA)

ASM Archives Committee

Melanie Armstrong, Ph.D. (’19), CHAIR
Environmental Management Program
Western State Colorado University
600 N. Adams Street
Gunnison, CO  81231
E-mailucalmel@gmail.com
E-mailmarmstrong@western.edu

 

Joan W. Bennett, Ph.D. (’20)
Professor
Department of Plant Biology & Pathology
Office for Promotion of Women in Science, Engineering, and Mathematics
Rutgers University
59 Dudley Road
New Brunswick, NJ  08901
Phone: 848-932-6223
E-mail: profmycogirl@yahoo.com

 

Franklin R. Champlin, Ph.D. (’20)
Department of Biochemistry and Microbiology
Oklahoma State University Center for Health Sciences
1111 West 17th Street
Tulsa, OK  74107
Phone:  918-561-8490
E-mail: franklin.champlin@okstate.edu

 

Douglas Eveleigh, Ph.D. (’20)
Retired

Biochemistry and Microbiology
76 Lipman Drive 
School of Environmental and Biological Sciences (SEBS)
Rutgers University 
New Brunswick, NJ  08901 
E-maileveleigh@scarletmail.rutgers.edu

 

Lorraine A. Findlay, Ph.D. ('19)
Department of Allied Health Science
Nassau County Community College and University Medical Center
One Education Drive
Garden City, NY  11530  
Phone: 516-572-9640, x26577
E-mailLorraine.Findlay@ncc.edu

 

Michael J. Hanophy, Ph.D. (’19)
Professory of Biology
Chair, Faculty Interests Council 
St. Joseph's College
Brooklyn, NY  11205
E-mailmhanophy@sjcny.edu


Marian Johnson-Thompson, Ph.D. (’20)
111 Wenonah Way
Durham, NC  27713
Phone: 919-544-3394 
E-mail: marian.johnsonthompson@gmail.com

Shahana Kazmi, Ph.D. (’20)

F1 2/211, Block 6   

Gulshan-e-Iqbal Karachi, Pakistan             

E-mail: shahanaurooj@yahoo.com


Richard Francis Pilch, M.D., M.P.H. ('18)
E-mailRichard.Pilch@leidos.com  

 

James A. Poupard, Ph.D. (’19)
3612 Earlham Street
Philadelphia, PA  19129
Phone: 215-438-1368
Cell Phone: 215-266-5191
E-mailjapmicro@aol.com

 

Moselio Schaechter, Ph.D.  (’19) 
8515 Costa Verde Boulevard, Apt #554                     
San Diego, CA  92122
Phone : 858-784-0262
E-mailelios179@gmail.com

 

Karen-Beth G. Scholthof, Ph.D. (’19)
Department of Plant Pathology & Microbiology      
2132 TAMU
Texas A&M University           
College Station, TX  77843-2132
Phone: 979-845-8265
E-mailkbgs@tamu.edu

 

William Summers, Ph.D., M.D. (’18)
Retired

Yale University

New Haven, CT  
E-mailwilliam.summers@yale.edu

Committee Advisor:

 

Joseph Libonati, Ph.D.  (’18) 
3801 Juniper Road
Baltimore, MD 21218-1828  
Phone : 410-243-8306
Cell Phone:  410-419-4732
E-mail: jlib01@verizon.net 

ASM Staff Contacts:

Jeff Karr
ASM Archivist
Albin O. Khun Library & Gallery
University of Maryland Baltimore County (UMBC)
1000 Hilltop Circle
Baltimore, MD  21250    
Phone: 410-455-3601    
E-mailjkarr@asmusa.org

Anne Dempsey
Program Coordinator, Membership Services
ASM Headquarters        
1752 N Street, NW
Washington, DC  20036        
Phone: 202-942-9381    
E-mailadempsey@asmusa.org 

 

Archivists and Committee Chairs

COMMITTEE CHAIRS

Barnett Cohen               1935-1952

Leland S. McClung        1952-1982

Donald E. Shay              1983-1988*

James A. Poupard         1989-1993

Joan W. Bennett            1993-1994

William C. Summers      1994-2001

Joan W. Bennett            2001-2007

Patricia Charache          2007-2010

James A. Poupard         2010-2016

Melanie Armstrong        2016-
 

*The Center for the History of Microbiology was established in 1985.

ARCHIVISTS

Barnett Cohen               1935-1952

Leland S. McClung        1952-1982

Peter Hirtle                    1984-1986

Toby Appel                     1987-1988

Jeff Karr                        1993-