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Russell Cooper Miller

Russell Cooper Miller, American educator.

Background

  • Miller, Russell Cooper was born on February 2, 1901 in Tower City, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Samuel Cooper and Mildred (Mandaville) Miller.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Pennsylvania State University, 1922. Doctor of Philosophy., Cornell Univercity, 1925.

    Career

    • Experiment Station, Wooster, 1922-1923. With department animal husbandry Cornell Univercity, 1923-1926. Member of faculty Pennsylvania State University, University Park, from 1926, professor agricultural and biological chemistry, from 1944, head department animal husbandry, 1959, head department animal industry and nutrition, from 1960, chairman div. animal science and industry, from 1961.

      Cons. Pennsylvania Department Agriculture, from 1955.

    Works

    • Author technical papers on biochemistry, nutrition.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Presbyn

    Membership

    Member of faculty Pennsylvania State University, University Park, from 1926, professor agricultural and biological chemistry, from 1944, head department animal husbandry, 1959, head department animal industry and nutrition, from 1960, chairman div. animal science and industry, from 1961. Cons. Pennsylvania Department Agriculture, from 1955. Member American Chemical Society (chairman Central Pennsylvania section 1940), Federation American Socs.

    Experimental Biology, American Institute Nutrition American Society Animal Production, Sigma Xi, Phi Lambda Upsilon, Gamma Sigma Delta, Alpha Zeta. Mason (32., Shriner).

    Connections

    • Married Helen E. Weed, August 25, 1925. Children: David W., Carolyn F. Assistant.
    • father: Samuel Cooper Miller
    • mother: Mildred (Mandaville) Miller
    • spouse: Helen E. Weed
    • children: David W. Miller
    • Carolyn F. Asst Miller
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    Died March 31, 1974
    (aged 73)
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