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Lightner Witmer (1317)

Profession
Psychologist
Nationality
American
Born
1867, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Died
1956, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Short Biography
Lightner Witmer (June 28, 1867 – July 19, 1956) was an American psychologist who is credited with the introduction of the term and the founding of "Clinical Psychology." Witmer also founded the world's first "Psychological Clinic" in the United States at ... Show more | More at Wikipedia
Education
  • Ph.D. in psychology, University of Leipzig, 1892, under W. Wundt*
Appointments & Honors
  • 1893-1937, University of Pennsylvania
  • 1896-98, Bryn Mawr College
  • 1903-5, Lehigh University
  • honorary Sc.D., 1937