Thomas Shellhammer Oral History Interview

Interviewee: Thomas Shellhammer
Interviewer: Tiah Edmunson-Morton
Interview Date: February 14, 2017
Location: Wiegand Hall, Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oregon
Duration: 1:33:32
 

Dr. Thomas Shellhammer is the Nor’Wester Professor of Fermentation Science and is an internationally recognized expert in hops chemistry. In this interview he talks about growing up in San Jose, early memories of his father's work as a field biologist studying fire ecology and his mother's work as an arts educator, and his early interest in the sciences. He also discusses his food and fermentation sciences education at UC Davis, internships or work experiences during his path from BS to PhD, and early impressions of Oregon State's Food and Fermentation program. Shellhammer also discusses topics such as the demographics of the industries over time, as well as his observations of the industry's patterns of growth and contraction. This interview was conducted by Tiah Edmunson-Morton at Weigand Hall on the campus of Oregon State University.

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Title

Thomas Shellhammer Oral History Interview

Description

Dr. Thomas Shellhammer is the Nor’Wester Professor of Fermentation Science and is an internationally recognized expert in hops chemistry. In this interview he talks about growing up in San Jose, early memories of his father's work as a field biologist studying fire ecology and his mother's work as an arts educator, and his early interest in the sciences. He also discusses his food and fermentation sciences education at UC Davis, internships or work experiences during his path from BS to PhD, and early impressions of Oregon State's Food and Fermentation program. Shellhammer also discusses topics such as the demographics of the industries over time, as well as his observations of the industry's patterns of growth and contraction. This interview was conducted by Tiah Edmunson-Morton at Weigand Hall on the campus of Oregon State University.

Creator

Thomas Shellhammer

Source

Oregon Hops and Brewing Archives Oral History Collection

Publisher

Special Collections and Archives Research Center, Oregon State University Libraries

Date

February 14, 2017

Contributor

Tiah Edmunson-Morton

Format

born digital

Language

English

Type

oral history

Identifier

OH35-shellhammer-tom-20170214

Oral History Item Type Metadata

Interviewer

Tiah Edmunson-Morton

Interviewee

Thomas Shellhammer

Location

Wiegand Hall, Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oregon

Original Format

born digital

Duration

1:33:32

OHMS Object

Interview Format

video