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Psychology educator

Daniel Lawrence Schacter, American Psychology educator. Recipient Troland Research award NAS, 1991, Distinguished Science award APA, 1990. Member American Psychological Society, International Neuropsychol. Society (Arthur Benton award 1989), Psychonomic Society.

Background

Schacter, Daniel Lawrence was born on June 17, 1952 in New York City. Son of Philip and Harriet (Flanzig) Schacter.

Education

Bachelor, University of North Carolina, 1974; Doctor of Philosophy, U. Toronto, Ontario, Canada, 1981.

Career

Assistant professor psychology, U. Toronto, 1981-1987; associate professor psychology, U. Arizona, Tucson, 1987-1989; professor psychology, U. Arizona, Tucson, 1989-1991; professor psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, since 1991.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Stranger Behind the Engram, 1982. Co-editor: Awareness of Deficits after Brain Injury, 1991. Contributor articles to journals in field, chapters to books.

Membership

Member American Psychological Society, International Neuropsychol. Society (Arthur Benton award 1989), Psychonomic Society.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: golf, jazz, classical music, art.

Connections

Married Susan M. McGlynn, January 2, 1988. 1 child, Hannah Lindsay.

father:
Philip Schacter

mother:
Harriet (Flanzig) Schacter

spouse:
Susan M. McGlynn

child:
Hannah Lindsay Schacter