Index of Memorial Resolutions and Biographical Sketches
WILLIAM E. FIELD
William E. Field, professor emeritus of nursing, died on March 15, 1992. He was 58.
Professor Field was born on April 13, 1933, in San Antonio, Texas. He earned his undergraduate degree in nursing from Texas Christian University in 1955. He received his master's and PhD degrees from The University of Texas at Austin in 1960 and 1965, respectively.
Dr. Field served as a Joseph H. Blades Centennial Memorial Professor and was assistant dean of the School of Nursing. He was also a licensed and certified psychologist with the State of Texas. Dr. Field was involved in numerous professional activities during his tenure at the University. He was a Fellow, American Academy of Nursing, and served as president of the Texas Nurses Association, 1969-71. He was also a member of the editorial boards of Psychosocial and Nurse Inquirer.<signed>
John R. Durbin, Secretary
The General Faculty
Biographical sketch prepared by Teresa Palomo Acosta and posted on the Faculty Council web site on November 17, 2000. Additional biographical sources can be found in the UT Office of Public Affairs.