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Peter Albion Jordan

educator , consultant

Peter Albion Jordan, American wildlife educator, consultant. National Science Foundation research grantee, 1972, 87. Board directors, Minnesota Zoo, Apple Valley, Minnesota, 1983-1992. Member The Wildlife Society (president Minnesota chapter 1976-1977), American Society Mammalogists, Society for Conservation Biology.

Background

Jordan, Peter Albion was born on January 2, 1930 in Oakland, California, United States. Son of Albion Paris and Frances (Conley) Jordan.

Education

Bachelor, University California, Berkeley, 1955. Doctor of Philosophy, University California, Berkeley, 1967.

Career

Instructor University California, Berkeley, 1962-1963. Research associate Purdue University, Lafayette, Indiana, 1963-1966. Assistant professor Yale University, New Haven, 1966-1974.

Associate professor department fisheries and wildlife University Minnesota, St. Paul, since 1974. Study group leader Forestry Consultant Inc., Helsinki, 1991-1993.

Membership

Board directors, Minnesota Zoo, Apple Valley, Minnesota, 1983-1992. Member The Wildlife Society (president Minnesota chapter 1976-1977), American Society Mammalogists, Society for Conservation Biology.

Connections

Married Martha J. Ellis, June 9, 1962 (divorced January 1987). Children: Christopher, Marion, Bennett.

father:
Albion Paris Jordan

mother:
Frances (Conley) Jordan

spouse:
Martha J. Ellis

children:
Christopher Jordan

Marion Jordan

Bennett Jordan