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Psychology educator , researcher

David Everett Rumelhart, American Psychology educator, researcher. McArthur fellow, 1987. Fellow American Association for the Advancement of Science, NAS, Institute Advanced Study; member Cognitive Science Society (bd.govs. since 1986, president since 1990), International Neural Network Society (Executive Committee, Board of Governors since 1988).

Background

Rumelhart, David Everett was born on June 16, 1942 in Mitchell, South Dakot. Son of Everett Leroy and Thelma Theora (Ballard) Rumelhart.

Education

Bachelor in Psychology and Mathematics, U. South Dakot, 1963.

Career

Co-director cognitive science program Center Human Information Processing, University of California, San Diego, 1967-1987; from assistant professor to professor psychology, Stanford (California) U., since 1987. Member science board Santa Fe Institute, since 1987.

Works

Membership

Fellow American Association for the Advancement of Science, NAS, Institute Advanced Study. Member Cognitive Science Society (bd.govs. since 1986, president since 1990), International Neural Network Society (Executive Committee, Board of Governors since 1988).

Connections

Children: Peter Edwin, Karl Everett.

father:
Everett Leroy Rumelhart

mother:
Thelma Theora (Ballard) Rumelhart

children:
Peter Edwin Rumelhart

Karl Everett Rumelhart