Dr. David Cohen

Occupation: neuroscientist, educator, academic administrator
Born: Springfield, Massachusetts, August 26, 1938
Education:
BA, Harvard University, 1960
PhD, University California, Berkeley, 1963
Career:
Provost, University People, 2009—
Associate professor to professor physiology, University Virginia Medical School, Charlottesville, Virginia, 1968—1979
Assistant professor physiology, Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, 1964—1968
Postdoctoral fellow, UCLA, LA, California, 1963—1964
Alan H. Kempner professor emeritus biological scis. and professor emeritus neurosci. psychiatry, Columbia University, New York City, New York, 2008—
Vice president arts and scis., dean faculty emeritus, Columbia University, New York City, New York, 2003—
Professor biological scis. and psychiatry, Columbia University, New York City, New York, 1995—2008
Vice president arts and scis., dean of faculty, Columbia University, New York City, New York, 1995—2003
Professor neurobiology and physiology, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, 1986—1995
Provost, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, 1992—1995
Vice president research, dean grad. school, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, 1986—1991
Prof., chairman neurobiology, State University of New York, Stony Brook, New York, 1979—1986
Career Related:
Member adv. committee directorate biological, behavioral and social scis. National Science Foundation, 1982-89; member life scis. research adv. board Air Force Office Sci. Research, 1985-91; member board governors Argonne National Laboratory, 1986-92; board directors Zenith Electronics, Inc., 1990-95, Research Librs. Group, 1993-97, 2001—06, Columbia University Press, 1996-2005, Thuris Corp., 2000—, Trevor Day School, 2000-08, Socratic Arts, 2003—, KLi, 2004-06, The Grass Foundation, 2006—09, Eduventures, 2006-13, Schiller International University, 2007-08; partner Knowledge Investment Partners, 2003—09, IDT911, 2004—; board directors Oak Tree Educational Partners, Inc., 2010-.
Creative Works:
Member various editorial boards professional journals; contributor articles to professional journals
Civic:
Board overseers Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory, Batavia, Illinois, 1987-94; executive committee Illinois Gov.’s Sci. Adv. Committee, 1989-95; member Liaison Committee Medical Education, 1987-89; board directors New York Structural Biology Center, 1999-2003.
Memberships:
Fellow American Association for the Advancement of Science; member Society Neurosci. (president 1981-82), Pavlovian Society (president 1978-79), Association Neurosci. Departments and Programs (president 1981-82), National Society Medical Research (vice president 1984-85), National Association Biomed. Research (board directors 1985-87), Council Academy Societies (administrative board 1982-87, chairman 1985-86), Association Am. Medical Colleges (executive council 1984-91, chairman 1989-90), International Brain Research Organization (central council 1978-82), Institute Medicine Forum on Neurosci. Nervous Systems Disorders.
Religion:
Jewish
Family:
Son of Nathan Edward and Sylvia (Golden) C.; Married Arline Wyler, June 17, 1960 (div. August 1980); children: Bonnie, Daniel, Ian; Married Anne Helena Remmes, January 17, 1981; 1 child, Kaitlin.
E-mail:
dhc14@columbia.edu
Biography Source(s):
Who’s Who in America
Who’s Who in America – 2016, 70th Edition (pub. 2016)
Who’s Who in America – 2015, 69th Edition (pub. 2014)
Who’s Who in America – 2014, 68th Edition (pub. 2013)
Who’s Who in America – 2013, 67th Edition (pub. 2012)
Who’s Who in America – 2012, 66th Edition (pub. 2011)
Who’s Who in America – 2011, 65th Edition (pub. 2010)
Who’s Who in America – 2010, 64th Edition (pub. 2009)
Who’s Who in America – 2009, 63rd Edition (pub. 2008)
Who’s Who in America – 2008, 62nd Edition (pub. 2007)
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Who’s Who in America – 2003, 57th Edition (pub. 2002)
Who’s Who in America – 2002, 56th Edition (pub. 2001)
Who’s Who in America – 2001, 55th Edition (pub. 2000)
Who’s Who in America – 2000, 54th Edition (pub. 1999)
Who’s Who in America – 1999, 53rd Edition (pub. 1998)
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Who’s Who in America – 1996, 50th Edition (pub. 1995)
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Who’s Who in America – 1989-1990, 45th Edition (pub. 1988)
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Who’s Who in American Education – 2007-2008, 8th Edition (pub. 2007)
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Who’s Who in American Education – 2004-2005, 6th Edition (pub. 2003)
Who’s Who in American Education – 1996-1997, 5th Edition (pub. 1995)
Who’s Who in American Education – 1994-1995, 4th Edition (pub. 1993)
Who’s Who in Medicine and Healthcare
Who’s Who in Medicine and Healthcare – 2011-2012, 8th Edition (pub. 2011)
Who’s Who in Medicine and Healthcare – 2009-2010, 7th Edition (pub. 2009)
Who’s Who in Medicine and Healthcare – 2006-2007, 6th Edition (pub. 2006)
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