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Nancy Duncan Stevens

special education educator

Nancy Duncan Stevens, American special education educator. Recipient Gordon A. Hardwick award Middle Atlantic Placement Association, 1968.


Stevens, Nancy Duncan was born in Passaic, New Jersey, United States. Daughter of Herbert Chester and Anna (Dunn) S. Bachelor of Arts, Barnard College, 1947.


Student devel; student personnal New York University, summers 1957-1968, visiting asso.


Assistant vocational bureau Vassar College, 1947-1948. Secretary, assistant placement office City College of New York, 1949-1950. Assistant registrar New Jersey State Teachers College, Newark, 1950-1953.

Research associate division advanced studies New York University, 1953-1954, assistant director placement services, 1954-1960. Associate director career counseling placement Hunter College, New York City, 1960-1968, 70-76, director, since 1976, assistant professor counseling and student development, 1960-1971, associate professor since 1971, coordinator Ellen Morse Tishman Memorial Seminars, since 1974, coordinator general counseling and academic advisement, 1968-1970, director H.E.O. project for educationally disadvantaged students, 1969-1970. Visiting assistant professor department guidance and student personnal New York University, summers 1957-1968, visiting associate professor counselor education, 1972-1973.


  • Author: Dynamics of Job-Seeking Behavior, 1986. Also articles.


Member American College Personnel Association (vice chairman placement commission 1967-1968), National Vocational Guidance Association (editorial board Vocational Guidance Quarterly 1972-1974), City University of New York Career Counseling and Placement Association (president 1975-1977), Eastern College Personnel Officers, Metropolitan New York Association Applied Psychology, American, New York State (executive council 1967-1968), New York (president 1967-1968) personnel and guidance associations, New York University Education Alumni Association (vice president 1964-1967), New York Personnel Management Association, Metropolitan New York College Placement Officers Association (chairman professional standards committee 1962-1965, historian, chairman employment committee 1975-1979, president 1983-1985), International Association Personnel Women, Personnel Association New York (Second vice president 1966-1967).


Herbert Chester Bachelor of Arts

Anna (Dunn) S. Bachelor of Arts