Administrative and Research File, 1951-65 | University of Illinois Archives
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Administrative and Research File, including correspondence, reports, manuscripts, statements and related documents concerning the establishment (1959) and administration of the School of Life Sciences and its committees, departments and laboratories and the activity of Dr. H. Orin Halvorson, Director of the School, as a consultant to federal agencies, professional organizations and academic institutions; a principal investigator on federal grants and contracts for research on spores and a reviewer of research projects and requests for financial assistance for the School of Life Sciences.
The series includes material relating to the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, budget, finances, building program, space requirements, lectures, curriculum, new programs and staff appointments. Dr. Halvorson's files include material on the evaluation of projects and manuscripts, travel and programs of scientific meetings.
*These files are arranged by activity (administrative and project research) and by subject thereunder and chronological thereunder.