Smith, William Gardner

Education

Student U.C.D. [University College Dundee] 1887-1888, 1888-1889, 1889-1890. Also at U.C.D. 1883-1886 as a non-University student. B.Sc. 16.4.1891.

Birth/childhood

Born 20.3.1866 son of William Cameron Smith, tailor, Dundee and Mary Neilson Gardner.

Attended West End Academy, Dundee.

Career

[At University College Dundee as non-university student 1883-1886]

Also at Munich University - Ph.D. 1894.

Lecturer in plant physiology, Edinburgh University 1894-1897. Lecturer in Botany, Leeds University 1897 - 1908. Lecturer East of Scotland College of Agriculture 1908-1926 (retired). [University lecturer]

Publications

Death

Died in Edinburgh 8.12.1928.

Sources

  • St AUL, D.W.T. Corr 650: Trans. Bot. Soc. Edin. 30 1927 - 31 175
  • Deaths Reg. Morningside, Edinburgh 1928/742