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W. S. Small (1206)

Profession
Psychologist
Nationality
American
Born
1870, North Truro, Massachusetts
Died
1943, South Weymouth, Massachusetts
Short Biography
Willard Stanton Small (August 24, 1870 – 1943) was an experimental psychologist. Small was the first person to use the behavior of rats in mazes as a measure of learning. In 1900 and 1901, he published journal two of three in"Experimental Study of the ... Show more | More at Wikipedia
Education
  • Ph.D. in psychology, Clark University, 1900, under E. C. Sanford*
Appointments & Honors
  • 1901-2, Michigan State Normal School
  • 1902-4, State Normal School, Los Angeles
  • 1904-23, various educational and school administrative positions
  • 1923-40, dean, College of Education, University of Maryland