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Hans Eysenck (1414)

Interests
Clinical psychology, evaluation and measurement, experimental psychology, personality and social psychology, psychological study of social issues
Nationality
British
Born
1916, Berlin, Germany
Short Biography
Hans Jürgen Eysenck, PhD, DSc (/ˈaɪzɛŋk/; 4 March 1916 – 4 September 1997) was a psychologist born in Germany, who spent his professional career in Great Britain. He is best remembered for his work on intelligence and personality, although he worked in a ... Show more | More at Wikipedia
Education
  • BA University of London, 1938
  • PhD University of London, 1940
Appointments & Honors
  • Director, Psychological Department, Maudsley Hospital, 1946-83
  • Visiting Professor, University of Pennsylvania, 1949-50, University of California, Berkeley, 1954
  • Institute of Psychiatry, University of London, Reader -in Psychology, 1950-4, Professor of Psychology, 1955-83, Emeritus Professor, 1983-
  • Fellow, British Psychological Association, APA
  • Hon. Dsc, University of London, 1962
  • President, International Society for the Study of Individual Differences, 1983-5
  • APA Presidential Citation for Outstanding Contributions to Psychology, 1993
  • Founding Editor, Behaviour Research and Therapy, 1963
  • Editor, Personality and Individual Differences, 1980-
Principal Publications
  • 1947 Dimensions of Personality. Routledge and Kegan Paul.
  • 1952 The effects of psychotherapy: An evaluation. Journal of Consulting Psychology, 16, 319-24.
  • 1953 The Uses and Abuses of Psychology. Penguin.
  • 1960 (ed.) Behavior Therapy and the Neuroses. Pergamon.
  • 1964 Crime and Personality. Routledge and Kegan Paul.
  • 1967 The Biological Basis of Personality. C. C. Thomas.
  • 1972 (ed.) Handbook of Abnormal Psychology, 2nd edn. Pitman.
  • 1976 Sex and Personality. Open Books.
  • 1979 The Structure of Intellect and Measurement of Intelligence. Springer-Verlag.
  • 1979 The conditioning model of neurosis. Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 2, 155-99.
  • 1980 The Causes and Effects of Smoking. Temple Smith (with L. J. Eaves).
  • 1980 The Great Intelligence Debate. Lifecycle (with L. J. Kamin).
  • 1989 Genes, Culture and Personality: An Empirical Approach. Academic Press (with L. J. Eaves and N. G. Martin).