Wayne King Durfee, PhD

Title: Aquaculture Professor Emeritus, Instructor, Researcher, Poultry Science

Company: University Rhode Island

Location: Saunderstown, Rhode Island, United States



  • American Association of University Professors (AAUP)
  • Masons Lodge
  • National Shellfisheries Association
  • Rhode Island Aquaculture Association
  • Rutgers University
  • Sigma Xi, The Scientific Research Honor Society
  • University of Rhode Island
  • World Mariculture Society (now World Aquaculture Society)
  • WWII United States Navy R (USS Ira Jeffery DE-1963) (Torpedoman 2/C, July 1943-December 1945)


  • Honoree, Distinguished Worldwide Humanitarian Award (2021)
  • Recipient, Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award (2019)
  • Featured Member, Marquis Millennium Magazine, Marquis Who’s Who (2020, 2019)
  • Featured Listee, “Who’s Who in America,” Marquis Who’s Who (2020)
  • Featured Listee, “Who’s Who in the East,” Marquis Who’s Who (1986-1987)
  • PhD, Poultry Science and Poultry Physiology, Rutgers University

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