Nebraska Authors

Norman H. Cromwell

Born 1914-01-01 Terre Haute, IN (USA)

Died 1991-08-25
Lincoln, NE (USA)

Places Lived

Terre Haute, IN
Minneapolis, MN
Lincoln, NE

Author Of

  • Nonfiction


Science; Chemistry


Bachelor's Degree in Chemical Engineering, 1935, Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology, Terre Haute, IN
Ph.D. in Organic Chemistry, 1939, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN
Honorary Doctorate of Science


Professor of Chemistry
Director, Eppley Institute for Research in Cancer and Allied Diseases
Executive Dean
Vice President of Graduate Education and Research
Consultant and Adviser

Places Worked

University of Nebraska, Lincoln
Director of Eppley Institute, 1979-1983


Outstanding Achievement Award, 1975, University of Minnesota
Outstanding Research and Creativity Award, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, 1978
40th Midwest Award of the American Chemical Society, 1984
Honorary Doctorate of Science, University of Nebraska Medical Center, 1987


American Chemistry Society
International Society for Heterocyclic Chemistry
Bryan Memorial Hospital Board of Directors
Nebraska Art Association Board of Directors


Author of more than 200 scientific articles

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