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Psychiatrist , author

David Paul Ausubel, American psychiatrist, author. Recipient Fulbright award to New Zealand, 1957. Captain United States Public Health Service, 1945-1947. Fellow American Psychological Association (Thorndike award 1976); member American Psychiatric Association, American Psychological Society, American Educational Research Association.

Background

Ausubel, David Paul was born on October 25, 1918 in Brooklyn. Son of Herman and Lillian (Leff) Ausubel.

Education

Bachelor, University Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 1939. Master of Arts, Columbia University, 1940. Doctor of Philosophy, Columbia University, 1950.

Doctor of Medicine, Middlesex University, Waltham, Massachusetts, 1943.

Career

Intern Governor Hospital, New York City, 1943-1944. Resident United States Public Health Service Hospital, Lexington, Kentucky, 1946-1947, Buffalo (New York ) Psychiatric Center, 1947-1948. Professional educational psychology University Illinois, Urbana, 1950-1966.

Professor medical education research University Toronto Graduate School, 1966-1968. Professor educational psychology, program head City University of New York, New York City, 1968-1973. Resident Albert Einstein College Medicine/Bronx Psychiatric Center, 1976-1977.

Psychiatrist New York State Division Youth, Highland, 1986-1994. Visiting professor psychology Salesian University, Rome, 1964-1965, Hochschule der Bundeswehr, Munich, Germany, 1980. Consultant United States Office Education, Washington, 1968-1970.

Member international advisory board Psychologie in Erziehung und Untervicht, 1981-1985.

Works

Membership

Captain United States Public Health Service, 1945-1947. Fellow American Psychological Association (Thorndike award 1976). Member American Psychiatric Association, American Psychological Society, American Educational Research Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: gardening, music (Civil Defense's), hiking, boating.

Connections

Married Pearl Leibowitz, November 23, 1943 (divorced 1979). Married Gloria Grace George, September 24, 1983. Children: Frederick Michael, Laura Ruth.

father:
Herman Ausubel

mother:
Lillian (Leff) Ausubel

spouse:
Gloria Grace George

spouse:
Pearl Leibowitz

child:
Laura Ruth Ausubel

child:
Frederick Michael Ausubel