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Peter Albion Jordan

Peter Albion Jordan, American wildlife educator, consultant. National Science Foundation research grantee, 1972, 87. Board directors, Minnesota Zoo, Apple Valley, Minnesota, 1983-1992. Member The Wildlife Society (president Minnesota chapter 1976-1977), American Society Mammalogists, Society for Conservation Biology.

Background

  • Jordan, Peter Albion was born on January 2, 1930 in Oakland, California, United States. Son of Albion Paris and Frances (Conley) Jordan.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, University California, Berkeley, 1955. Doctor of Philosophy, University California, Berkeley, 1967.

    Career

    • Instructor University California, Berkeley, 1962-1963. Research associate Purdue University, Lafayette, Indiana, 1963-1966. Assistant professor Yale University, New Haven, 1966-1974.

      Associate professor department fisheries and wildlife University Minnesota, St. Paul, since 1974. Study group leader Forestry Consultant Inc., Helsinki, 1991-1993.

    Membership

    Board directors, Minnesota Zoo, Apple Valley, Minnesota, 1983-1992. Member The Wildlife Society (president Minnesota chapter 1976-1977), American Society Mammalogists, Society for Conservation Biology.

    Connections

    • Married Martha J. Ellis, June 9, 1962 (divorced January 1987). Children: Christopher, Marion, Bennett.
    • father: Albion Paris Jordan
    • mother: Frances (Conley) Jordan
    • spouse: Martha J. Ellis
    • children: Christopher Jordan
    • Marion Jordan
    • Bennett Jordan
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    Born January 2, 1930
    Nationality
    • 1955
      University California
    • 1967
      University California
    • 1962 - 1963
      Instructor, University California
      Berkeley, California, United States
    • 1963 - 1966
      research associate, Purdue University
      Lafayette, Tennessee, United States
    • 1966 - 1974
      assistant, professor Yale University
      New Haven, Connecticut, United States
    • 1974
      associate, professor department fisheries and wildlife University Minnesota

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