Log In

Jack Cecil Gilchrist

educator

Jack Cecil Gilchrist, American educator. Served to captain Army of the United States, 1940-1945.; Fellow American Psychological Association; member Psychonomic Society, Sigma Xi.

Background

Gilchrist, Jack Cecil was born on June 7, 1918 in Birmingham, Alabama, United States. Son of James Cecil and Ellen (Norton) Gilchrist.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University California at Los Angeles, 1945, Doctor of Philosophy., 1950.

Career

Assistant professor psychology U. Arkansas, 1948-1950. Faculty University of Wisconsin, 1950-1968, professor psychology, 1959-1968, department chairman, 1959-1962.

Membership

Served to captain Army of the United States, 1940-1945. Fellow American Psychological Association. Member Psychonomic Society, Sigma Xi.

Connections

Married Breta Nissen, November 8, 1941. Children: James Carl, McKay, John Henry.

father:
James Cecil Gilchrist

mother:
Ellen (Norton) Gilchrist

spouse:
Breta Nissen

children:
James Carl Gilchrist

McKay Gilchrist

John Henry Gilchrist