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William Stern (1358)

Profession
Psychologist
Nationality
German
Born
1871, Berlin
Died
1938, Durham, North Carolina
Short Biography
William Stern (German: [ʃtɛɐ̯n]; 29 April 1871 – 27 March 1938), born Wilhelm Louis Stern, was a German psychologist and philosopher noted as a pioneer in the field of the psychology of personality and intelligence. He was the inventor of the concept of ... Show more | More at Wikipedia
Education
  • Ph.D. in psychology, University of Berlin, 1893, under H. Ebbinghaus*
Appointments & Honors
  • 1897-1916, University of Breslau
  • 1916-33, professor of psychology and director, Psychological Institute, University of Hamburg
  • 1933-38, Duke University
  • honorary degrees from Clark University (1909) and Wittenburg College (1928)