Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
This diploma from Linfield College awards the Bachelor of Arts degree, magna cum laude, to Jane Claire DIrks (later Jane Claire Dirks-Edmunds) in June of 1937. While at Linfield, professor emeritus Dr. James A. Macnab served as her academic advisor and introduced Dirks-Edmunds to her future research site at Saddleback Mountain. After earning a Ph.D. in Zoology from the University of Illinois in 1941, Dirks-Edmunds returned to teach in the Biology department at Linfield from 1941-1974.
Linfield College, "Jane Claire Dirks's Bachelor of Arts Degree" (1937). Jane Claire Dirks-Edmunds Documents. Document. Submission 2.