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Bert Miller Morris

chemist , educator

Bert Miller Morris, American chemist, educator. Member American Chemical Society (chairman Santa Clara Valley 1958), American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Association University Professors, California Association Chemistry Teachers, Association California State College, professors, Lambda Chi Alpha, Alpha Chi Sigma.; Club: Commonwealth of California.

Background

Morris, Bert Miller was born on March 24, 1916 in San Jose, California, United States. Son of Bert Jasper and Della P. (Miller) Morris.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University California at Berkeley, 1937. Master of Arts, Harvard, 1939, Doctor of Philosophy., 1941.

Career

October 1966); children—Douglass Bert, David John. Married second, Pearl Eloise Lyman Simkin, July 1, 1967. Research chemist Hercules Experimental Station, Wilmington, Delaware, 1941-1946.

Assistant professor of chemistry San Jose State College, 1946-1950, associate professor, 1950-1954, professor, 1954-1975, department chairman, 1961-1969, chairman faculty council, 1956-1958. Active Boy Scouts American.

Membership

Member American Chemical Society (chairman Santa Clara Valley 1958), American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Association University Professors, California Association Chemistry Teachers, Association California State College, professors, Lambda Chi Alpha, Alpha Chi Sigma. Club: Commonwealth of California.

Connections

Married Elizabeth Leigh Ferry, July 5, 1941 (deceased.; married second, Pearl Eloise Lyman Simkin, July 1, 1967. Children: Douglass Bert, David John.

father:
Bert Jasper Morris

mother:
Della P. (Miller) Morris

spouses:
Elizabeth Leigh Ferry

Pearl Eloise Lyman Simkin

children:
Douglass Bert Morris

David John Morris