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biochemist , consultant

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