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Sebon Rains Wallace

Sebon Rains Wallace, American psychologist, educator. Served from First lieutenant lieutenant colonel United States Army Air Force, 1942-1946.; Member American Psychological Association (president div. industrial psychology, 1964), Life Insurance Agency Management Association (Vice-President 1947-1967), Sigma Xi.

Background

  • Wallace, Sebon Rains was born on December 19, 1913 in Knoxville, Tennessee, United States. Son of Sebon Rains and Margaret (Donaldson) Wallace.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, University Virginia, 1934, Master of Science, 1935, Doctor of Philosophy., 1937.

    Career

    • Instructor, Ohio State University, 1936-1937. Associate professor Tulane University, New Orleans, 1937-1942, professor, department chairman psychology, 1946-1947. Chief behavioral and social science Department Defense, 1965-1966.

      President American Institute for Research, Pittsburgh, 1967-1970. Professor, department chairman psychology Ohio State University, Columbus, 1970-1973. Visiting lecturer Yale, 1952-1954.

    Works

    • Editor
    • Personnel Psychology, 1973.

    Membership

    Served from First lieutenant lieutenant colonel United States Army Air Force, 1942-1946. Member American Psychological Association (president div. industrial psychology, 1964), Life Insurance Agency Management Association (Vice-President 1947-1967), Sigma Xi.

    Connections

    • Married Sarah Fidelia Hahn, September 21, 1934. Children: Sarah Gray, David Rains.
    • father: Sebon Rains Wallace
    • mother: Margaret (Donaldson) Wallace
    • spouse: Sarah Fidelia Hahn
    • children: Sarah Gray Wallace
    • David Rains Wallace
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    Born December 19, 1913
    Died August 28, 1973
    (aged 59)
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