Lucile R. Hac*

NARRATIVE:
Dr. Hac was a versatile scientist and career woman. She had scientific publications and patents in chemistry, microbiology antibiotics, plant physiology and genetics. She did some of the initial research on sulfonamides and penicillin. She travelled extensively, raised flowers, enjoyed sewing and loved dogs. 

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS:
North Shore Senior Center, Winnetha, IL, job counselor for senior placement
Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago, IL, Emeritus professor of biochemistry, 1961-1977
International Minerals and Chemical Corp., director of research, 1943-1961
University of Chicago Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Kuppenheimer Research Association, Chicago, IL, 1936-1943
John Hopkins, Baltimore, MD, Maryland State Health Department and guest lecturer in microbiology, 1935-1936

EDUCATION:
University of Minnesota, Ph.D., 1935
University of Nebraska, M.S.C., 1931
University of Nebraska, B.A., 1930
Lincoln High School, Lincoln, NE, 1926

PERSONAL:
Year of Birth: 1909
Year of Death:  2006

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