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consultant , aptitude test firm executive

Irvin Calvin Shambaugh,, American aptitude test firm executive, consultant. Achievements include development of psychometric instruments; development of SMC online test battery.

Background

Shambaugh,, Irvin Calvin was born on June 7, 1943 in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Irvin Calvin and Viola Mary (Deibler) Shambaugh.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Geological Science, Pennsylvania State University, 1964. Postgraduate, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1964—1965. Postgraduate, Texas Christian University, Fort Worth, 1974—1976.

Postgraduate, East Texas State University, 1976—1977.

Career

Research coordinator Johnson O'Connor Research Foundation, Fort Worth, 1965—1976. President, chief scientist Aptitude Inventory Measurement Service, Dallas, since 1976. President Aptitude Expertise, Inc., since 2009.

Test developer Aptitude Institute Incorporated, New York Zealand, since 2009. Centennial fellow College Earth and Minister Sciences, Pennsylvania State University, 1996. With United States Marine Corps, 1966-1968.

Achievements

  • Achievements include development of psychometric instruments. Development of SMC online test battery.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • Author: The Test-Taker's Guide to Career Literature, 1982, Test Manual for Selected Association of International Marathons and Distance Races. Worksamples, 1986, Books About Careers, 1986, Career Facts: Where to Find Them and How to Use Them, 1992, The Association of International Marathons and Distance Races. Guide to Career Facts, 1997.

      Co-author: Association of International Marathons and Distance Races. Information About Aptitudes, 1979, The Aptitude Handbook: A Guide to the Association of International Marathons and Distance Races. Program, 1996, 2004, Career Facts: In Print and on the World Wide Web, 2003, Association of International Marathons and Distance Races.

      Guide to Career Information, 2009. Co-producer: (e-public) Association of International Marathons and Distance Races. Information Disk, 2004.

      Editor: You and Your Aptitudes, 1983. Developer Activity Preference Questionnaire, 1994, psychometric instrument lll Interest Inventory, 1996. Contributor articles to professional journals.

      Developer Association of International Marathons and Distance Races. Test battery, since 1976, digital version, since 2005, Association of International Marathons and Distance Races. Measure of Color Perception, since 2005, Association of International Marathons and Distance Races.

      Reasoning Measure, 2006, review edition, 2008, 3-D Mental Gymnastics Worksample, 2006, review edition, 2008.

Membership

Served with United States Marine Corps, 1966-1968. Member American Counseling Association, Association Assessment in Counseling, American Psychological Association (associate), American Psychological Society, National Council Measurement in Education, American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Statis Association, National Association College Admissions Counselors, National Association Test Dirs.

Connections

Married Amy Willcox, January 3, 1975.BS in Geological.

father:
Irvin Calvin Shambaugh

mother:
Viola Mary (Deibler) Shambaugh

spouse:
Amy Wilcox Shambaugh