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Mack Gipson

Geologist

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Mack Gipson, Jr. was an American geologist who became the first African-American man to obtain a Ph.D. in Geology. The first African-American geologist to earn a PhD in the US was Marguerite Williams, who earned her degree in 1942. Dr. Gipson's career spanned decades in the petroleum industry as well as decades in academia.

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University of Chicago

Private research university in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Paine College

Private historically black college located in Augusta, Georgia

University of South Carolina

University in Columbia, South Carolina

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#3751150 World Rank
Physics