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Otto Selz (1087)

Profession
Psychologist
Nationality
German
Born
1881, Munich
Died
1943, Auschwitz
Short Biography
Otto Selz (14 February 1881 – 27 August 1943) was a German psychologist from Munich, Bavaria, who formulated the first non-associationist theory of thinking, in 1913. Influenced by the German phenomenological tradition, Selz used the method of ... Show more | More at Wikipedia
Education
  • Ph.D. in psychology, University of Munich, 1909, under T. Lipps*
Appointments & Honors
  • 1912-23, University of Bonn
  • 1923-33, Handelshochschule, Mannheim, vice-chancellor since 1929
  • editorial work, Archiv fur die gesamte Psychologie and Psychotechnische Zeitschrift