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Homer Ernest Milford

Homer Ernest Milford, American biologist, consultant. Grantee National Science Foundation, 1973, fellowship, 1963; grantee United States Public Health Service, 1970, fellowship, 1964.

Background

  • Milford, Homer Ernest was born on June 16, 1938 in Eau Clair, Wisconsin, United States. Son of Homer Carter and Winifred J. (Remington) Milford.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, University New Mexico, 1961. Master of Science, University Idaho, 1963. Postgraduate, State University of New York, Brooklyn, 1965.

    Career

    • Assistant professor University Albuquerque, 1967-1973, associate professor, 1973, professor, 1973-1986, professor emeritus, 1986, chairman biology department, 1978-1981, chairman science department, 1985-1986. President CATS Fund, Inc., since 1986. Member advisory board Rio Grande Nature Center, Albuquerque, 1983-1987.

      Consultant Comprehensive Plan, Bernalillo County, New Mexico, 1973.

    Membership

    Board directors New Mexico chapter of Nature Conservancy, Albuquerque, 1975-1983. President Open Space task force, Albuquerque, 1985. Member Democratic Century, Central Committee Bernalillo County, 1982-1987.

    Fellow New Mexico Academy of Sciences. Member New Mexico Zoological Society (board directors 1972-1987, trustee Endowment Fund since 1986), New Mexico Natural History Institute (board directors since 1979), Ecological Society of America, American Land Resource Association, Bosque del Rio Grande Nature Preserve Society, Phi Sigma, Sigma Xi.

    Connections

    • Married Vivian Nora Grelick, June 6, 1961 (divorced January 1977). Children: Elizabeth, David.
    • father: Homer Carter Milford
    • mother: Winifred J. (Remington) Milford
    • spouse: Vivian Nora Grelick
    • children: Elizabeth Milford
    • David Milford
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    Nationality
    • 1961
      University New Mexico
    • 1963
      University Idaho
    • 1965
      State University of New York
    • 1986
      president, CATS Fund
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