James A. Moore joined the faculty of Oregon State University in 1979 as an Associate Professor and Extension Agricultural Engineer. He was promoted to full Professor in 1985 and served as head of the Bioresource Engineering Department from 1996 until his retirement in 2002.
Moore earned his BS degree in 1962 from California State Polytechnic College, his MS in 1964 from the University of Arizona, and his Ph.D. in 1975 from the University of Minnesota.
The James A. Moore Papers consist of journal article reprints, contributions to conference proceedings, Oregon State University Extension Service and Experiment Station publications, and article manuscripts written by Moore pertaining to livestock waste management, water quality issues resulting from livestock grazing, and septic tanks. Several of the publications were co-authored with J. Ronald Miner.
Restrictions on Access :
Collection is open for research.Preferred Citation :
James A. Moore Papers, Oregon State University Archives, Corvallis, Oregon.
Acquisition Information :
Transferred from the Biological and Ecological Engineeering Department in 2007.Related Materials :
The OSU Archives collections include the Bioresource Engineering Department Records (RG 001) and Photographs (P 106); the Agricultural Engineering Department Motion Picture Films (FV P 106); as well as the papers of several agricultural engineering faculty, including J. Ronald Miner, Dean E. Booster, and Hugh J. Hansen.