Edgar Odell Lovett


Edgar Odell Lovett
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Edgar Odell Lovett (14 avril 1871 - 13 août 1957) est un mathématicien et universitaire américain. En 1912, il devint le premier président du Rice Institute qui est devenu l'Université Rice de Houston au Texas. C'est Woodrow Wilson, alors président de l'Université de Princeton qui le recommanda à ce poste[1],[2]. Avant cela, Lovett avait enseigné dans les universités Johns-Hopkins, Virginie, Chicago et Princeton.

Notes et références

  1. Boles, p.?.
  2. Edgar Odell Lovett in Handbook of Texas Online, Texas State Historical Association.

Bibliographie

  • John B. Boles, University Builder: Edgar Odell Lovett and the Founding of the Rice Institute. - Baton Rouge, Louisiana: Louisiana State University Press 2007. (ISBN 0807132756)

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