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Russell Cooper Miller

educator

Russell Cooper Miller, American educator.

Background

Miller, Russell Cooper was born on February 2, 1901 in Tower City, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Samuel Cooper and Mildred (Mandaville) Miller.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Pennsylvania State University, 1922. Doctor of Philosophy., Cornell Univercity, 1925.

Career

Experiment Station, Wooster, 1922-1923. With department animal husbandry Cornell Univercity, 1923-1926. Member of faculty Pennsylvania State University, University Park, from 1926, professor agricultural and biological chemistry, from 1944, head department animal husbandry, 1959, head department animal industry and nutrition, from 1960, chairman div. animal science and industry, from 1961.

Cons. Pennsylvania Department Agriculture, from 1955.

Works

  • Author technical papers on biochemistry, nutrition.

Membership

Member of faculty Pennsylvania State University, University Park, from 1926, professor agricultural and biological chemistry, from 1944, head department animal husbandry, 1959, head department animal industry and nutrition, from 1960, chairman div. animal science and industry, from 1961. Cons. Pennsylvania Department Agriculture, from 1955. Member American Chemical Society (chairman Central Pennsylvania section 1940), Federation American Socs.

Experimental Biology, American Institute Nutrition American Society Animal Production, Sigma Xi, Phi Lambda Upsilon, Gamma Sigma Delta, Alpha Zeta. Mason (32., Shriner).

Connections

Married Helen E. Weed, August 25, 1925. Children: David W., Carolyn F. Assistant.

father:
Samuel Cooper Miller

mother:
Mildred (Mandaville) Miller

spouse:
Helen E. Weed

children:
David W. Miller

Carolyn F. Asst Miller