Earl Hamlet Myers

Fellow: Awarded 1938

Field of Study: Earth Science

Fellow: Awarded 1939

Field of Study: Earth Science

Competition: US & Canada

Born: 10-16-1897

As published in the Foundation’s Report for 1937–38:

MYERS, EARL HAMLET:  Appointed for studies of the life cycles of Foraminifera, with special reference to the rôle of these organisms in the sea and their significance in geological formations; tenure, twelve months from June 24, 1938.

Born October 16, 1897, at Joliet, Illinois. Education:  Washington State College, B.S., 1921; University of California, Ph.D., 1934.

Technical Assistant in Zoology, 1926–30, University of California; Research Assistant, 1930–34, Research Associate, 1934–35, Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Instructor in Zoology, 1935—, Compton Junior College.

Publications:  Articles in Transactions of the American Microscopical Society, Transactions of the American Geophysical Union, Science, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, Journal of the Royal Microscopical Society, Scripps Institution of Oceanography Bulletin: Technical Series.