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Jacob L. Moreno (1100)

Profession
Psychiatrist
Nationality
Rumanian-American
Born
1889, Bucharest, Rumania
Died
1974, Beacon, New York
Short Biography
Jacob Levy Moreno (born Iacob Levy, May 18, 1889 – May 14, 1974) was an Austrian-American leading psychiatrist and psychosociologist, thinker and educator, the founder of psychodrama, and the foremost pioneer of group psychotherapy. During his lifetime, ... Show more | More at Wikipedia
Education
  • M.D., University of Vienna, 1917
Appointments & Honors
  • 1918, Mitterndorf State Hospital, near Vienna
  • 1918-1925, private practice, Vienna and Voslau
  • from 1928, private practice, New York City
  • 1936-68, founder and director, Beacon Hill Sanitorium
  • 1951-66, adjunct professor of sociology, New York University
  • founder (1937) and editor, International Journal of Sociometry
  • founder ( 1947) and editor, Group Psychotherapy and Psychodrama
  • editor, Group Psychiatry
  • honorary degrees: University of Barcelona ( 1968), University of Vienna ( 1969)
  • several citations, life memberships