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Robert Montgomery Flora

Robert Montgomery Flora, American biochemist, consultant. Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Chemical Society, Industrial Biotechnology Association, Sigma Xi, Phi Kappa Phi, Phi Lambda Upsilon.

Background

  • Flora, Robert Montgomery was born on October 1, 1938 in Richmond, Virginia, United States. Son of Jacob Parker and Ora Mae (Flora) Flora.

  • Education

    • Bachelor cum laude, Bridgewater (Virginia) College, 1960. Doctor of Philosophy, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, 1965.

    Career

    • Research associate Vanderbilt University School Medicine, Nashville, 1964-1966. Assistant professor chemistry American University, Washington, 1966-1968. Research scientist Worhington Bio-chemical Corporation, Freehold, New Jersey, 1968-1974, director Research and Development, 1974-1979.

      Senior consultant scientist Millipore Corporation, Bedford, Massachusetts, 1979-1982. Vice president Research and Development, Biotechnology Group, Pharmacia Inc., Piscataway, New Jersey, 1983-1990, consultant, since 1990.

    Membership

    Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Chemical Society, Industrial Biotechnology Association, Sigma Xi, Phi Kappa Phi, Phi Lambda Upsilon.

    Connections

    • Married Evelyn Gayle Long, August 14, 1965. Children: Jonathan, Susan.
    • father: Jacob Parker Flora
    • mother: Ora Mae (Flora) Flora
    • spouse: Evelyn Gayle Long
    • children: Jonathan Flora
    • Susan Flora
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    Born October 1, 1938
    Nationality
    • 1960
      Bridgewater (Virginia) College
    • 1965
      Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
    • 1964 - 1966
      Research associate, Vanderbilt University School Medicine
      Nashville, Tennessee, United States
    • 1966 - 1968
      assistant, professor chemistry American University
      Washington, United States
    • 1968 - 1974
      research scientist, Worhington Bio-chemical Corporation
      Freehold, New Jersey, United States
    • 1979 - 1982
      senior, consultant scientist Millipore Corporation
      Bedford, Eastern Cape, South Africa
    • 1983 - 1990
      vice president, Research and Development
      Piscataway, New Jersey, United States
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