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Godfrey Thomson (1101)

Profession
Physical Scientist and Psychologist
Nationality
English
Born
1881, Carlisle, Cumberland
Died
1955, Edinburgh, Scotland
Short Biography
Sir Godfrey Hilton Thomson (1881–1955) was an English educational psychologist known as a critical pioneer in intelligence research. He worked at Armstrong College, Newcastle upon Tyne (a college of the University of Durham, England) from 1906 to 1925, ... Show more | More at Wikipedia
Education
  • Ph.D. in physics and mathematics, University of Strasbourg, 1906
  • D.Sc. in psychology, Cambridge University, 1913
Appointments & Honors
  • 1907-15, Armstrong College, Newcastle-upon-Tyne
  • 1920-25, King's College, Newcastle-upon-Tyne
  • 1925-55, University of Edinburgh
  • president, British Psychological Society, 1945-46
  • editorial work, British Journal of Educational Psychology and British Journal of Psychology
  • knighted, 1949