Hilario Atanacio Roxas

Fellow: Awarded 1931

Field of Study: Organismic Biology & Ecology


Born: 10-29-1896

As published in the Foundation’s Report for 1931–32:

ROXAS, HILARIO ATANACIO: Appointed for the preparation of a monograph on Philippine Alcyonacea; studies of type material in certain European laboratories; tenure, twelve months from August 1, 1931.

Born October 29, 1896, at Mariquina, Philippine Islands. Education: University of the Philippines, B.A., 1920, B.S., 1922; University of Chicago, Ph.D., 1926.

Assistant in Zoology, 1920–22, Instructor, 1922–23, Assistant Professor, 1926—, University of the Philippines; Director, Marine Biological Station, Summers, 1927, 1928, 1930.

Publications:  Articles in Proceedings for the Society of Experimental Biology, Journal of Experimental Zoology, Philippine Agriculturist, Philippine Journal of Science, University of the Philippines Applied and Natural Science Bulletin.