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Nancy Duncan Stevens

Nancy Duncan Stevens, American special education educator. Recipient Gordon A. Hardwick award Middle Atlantic Placement Association, 1968.

Background

  • Stevens, Nancy Duncan was born in Passaic, New Jersey, United States. Daughter of Herbert Chester and Anna (Dunn) S. Bachelor of Arts, Barnard College, 1947.

  • Education

    • Student devel; student personnal New York University, summers 1957-1968, visiting asso.

    Career

    • Assistant vocational bureau Vassar College, 1947-1948. Secretary, assistant placement office City College of New York, 1949-1950. Assistant registrar New Jersey State Teachers College, Newark, 1950-1953.

      Research associate division advanced studies New York University, 1953-1954, assistant director placement services, 1954-1960. Associate director career counseling placement Hunter College, New York City, 1960-1968, 70-76, director, since 1976, assistant professor counseling and student development, 1960-1971, associate professor since 1971, coordinator Ellen Morse Tishman Memorial Seminars, since 1974, coordinator general counseling and academic advisement, 1968-1970, director H.E.O. project for educationally disadvantaged students, 1969-1970. Visiting assistant professor department guidance and student personnal New York University, summers 1957-1968, visiting associate professor counselor education, 1972-1973.

    Works

    • Author: Dynamics of Job-Seeking Behavior, 1986. Also articles.

    Membership

    Member American College Personnel Association (vice chairman placement commission 1967-1968), National Vocational Guidance Association (editorial board Vocational Guidance Quarterly 1972-1974), City University of New York Career Counseling and Placement Association (president 1975-1977), Eastern College Personnel Officers, Metropolitan New York Association Applied Psychology, American, New York State (executive council 1967-1968), New York (president 1967-1968) personnel and guidance associations, New York University Education Alumni Association (vice president 1964-1967), New York Personnel Management Association, Metropolitan New York College Placement Officers Association (chairman professional standards committee 1962-1965, historian, chairman employment committee 1975-1979, president 1983-1985), International Association Personnel Women, Personnel Association New York (Second vice president 1966-1967).

    Connections

    • father: Herbert Chester Bachelor of Arts
    • mother: Anna (Dunn) S. Bachelor of Arts
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    Award