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Wayne Reid Goforth

Wayne Reid Goforth, American research administrator, biologist. Member Governor's Council on Wetlands, State of North Dakota, 1975-1976.

Background

  • Goforth, Wayne Reid was born on February 13, 1932 in Wentzville, Missouri, United States. Son of Harold Franklin and Mary Elder (Reid) Goforth.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, University Missouri, 1954. Master of Arts, University Missouri, 1963. Doctor of Philosophy, U Missouri, 1968.

    Career

    • Professor Iowa Wesleyan College, Mount Pleasant, 1964-1968. Professor, unit leader University Missouri, Columbia, 1968-1973. Director Northern Prairie Wildlife Research Center Fish and Wildllife Service, Jamestown, North Dakota, 1973-1980.

      Forest environment research director Forest Service, Washington, 1980-1983. Research unit supervisor Fish and Wildlife Service, 1983-1993. Chief division cooperative research National Biological Service, 1994-1997.

      Research liaison officer United States Fish & Wildlife Service, since 1997.

    Works

    • Author: The Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit Program, 1994, also articles.

    Membership

    Member Governor's Council on Wetlands, State of North Dakota, 1975-1976.

    Personality

    Interests

    Wildlife carving, fishing, boating.

    Connections

    • Married Prudence Jean Osborn, March 19, 1963. Children: Heidi, Paul.
    • father: Harold Franklin Goforth
    • mother: Mary Elder (Reid) Goforth
    • spouse: Prudence Jean Osborn
    • children: Heidi Goforth
    • Paul Goforth
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    Born February 13, 1932
    Nationality
    • 1954
      University Missouri
    • 1963
      University Missouri
    • 1968
      U Missouri
    • 1964 - 1968
      Professor, Iowa Wesleyan College
      Mount Pleasant, South Carolina, United States
    • 1968 - 1973
      professor, University Missouri
      Columbia, Missouri, United States
    • 1968 - 1973
      unit leader, University Missouri
      Columbia, Missouri, United States
    • 1973 - 1980
      director, Northern Prairie Wildlife Research Center Fish and Wildllife Service
      Jamestown, North Dakota, United States
    • 1980 - 1983
      forest environment research director, Forest Service
      Washington, United States
    • 1983 - 1993
      research unit supervisor Fish and Wildlife Service
    • 1994 - 1997
      chief division cooperative research National Biological Service
    • 1997
      research liaison officer, United States Fish & Wildlife Service
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