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John T. Herwick M.D. Professorship in Biology

Lawrence E. Hurd

The John T. Herwick, M.D., Professorship in Biology was created 2008 by Dr. John T. Herwick, W&L Class of 1936, and his wife, Mary T. Herwick, as a memorial to Oscar E. and Edith D. Herwick, Dr. Herwick's parents. The donors' gift honors William Dana Hoyt, Ph.D., W&L professor of biology from 1920 to 1945, who was Dr. Herwick's professor from 1932 to 1936.

Current (and First) John T. Herwick M.D. Professor:

Lawrence E. Hurd, Professor of Biology
Ph.D., Syracuse University
B.A., Hiram College