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Aaron Lewis Mills

Aaron Lewis Mills, American microbial ecologist. Achievements include progress in describing dynamics of microbial communities, field applications of bacterial injections in aquifers for remediation. Fellow American Academy Microbiology; member American Society Microbiology, American Geophysical Union, International Society of Microbial Ecology.

Background

  • Mills, Aaron Lewis was born on December 8, 1948 in Jamestown, New York, United States. Son of Leo F. and Betty J. (Atkins) Mills.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Ithaca College, 1970. Master of Science, Cornell University, 1973. Doctor of Philosophy, Cornell University, 1976.

    Career

    • Research associate University Maryland, College Park, 1975-1977. Assistant professor environmental science University Virginia, Charlottesville, 1977-1983, associate professor environmental science, 1983-1990, professor environmental science, since 1990. Committee member National Research Council, Washington, 1995-1997, 98-99.

      Visiting scientist Kennedy Space Center, 1998-1999.

    Major achievements

    • Achievements include progress in describing dynamics of microbial communities, field applications of bacterial injections in aquifers for remediation.

    Works

    • Contributor over 100 articles to professional journals, including Applied Environmental Microbiology, Microbial Ecology, Water Resources Research, others.

    Membership

    Fellow American Academy Microbiology. Member American Society Microbiology, American Geophysical Union, International Society of Microbial Ecology.

    Connections

    • Married Linda K. Blum, December 29, 1987. Children: Sarah Lennox, Scott Lennox.
    • father: Leo F. Mills
    • mother: Betty J. (Atkins) Mills
    • spouse: Linda K. Blum
    • children: Sarah Lennox Mills
    • Scott Lennox Mills
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    Born December 8, 1948
    (age 68)
    Nationality
    • 1970
      Ithaca College
    • 1973
      Cornell University
    • 1976
      Cornell University
    • 1975 - 1977
      Research associate, University Maryland
      College Park, Maryland, United States
    • 1977 - 1983
      assistant, professor environmental science University Virginia
      Charlottesville, Virginia, United States