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Richard Talbot Sollenberger

educator

Richard Talbot Sollenberger, American educator. Served lieutenant colonel United States Army Air Force, 1942-1946.; Member American, Eastern, Massachusetts psychological associations, American Association for the Advancement of Science, Sigma Xi.

Background

Sollenberger, Richard Talbot was born on February 1, 1907 in Baltimore. Son of Lawrence Randal and Ella (Morrow) Sollenberger.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Virginia, 1930, Master of Science, 1933, Doctor of Philosophy., 1936.

Career

Clinical psychologist University of Virginia Hospital, 1933-1936. Research assistant, instructor Institute Human Relations, Yale, 1936-1940. Assistant professor Mount Holyoke College, South Hadley, Massachusetts, 1940-1942, associate professor, 1946-1950, professor, 1950-1975, department chairman psychology, education, 1949-1951.

Visiting lecturer Smith College, 1942, University of Virginia, summer 1951, University of Michigan, summer 1959, U. Massachusetts, 1963. Vice president of the board directors Area Mental Health Association.

Works

  • Author: (with others) Frustration and Aggression, 1939. Editor: (with others) Psychological Research on Operational Training in the Continental Air Forces, 1947. Contributor articles professional journals.

Membership

Served lieutenant colonel United States Army Air Force, 1942-1946. Member American, Eastern, Massachusetts psychological associations, American Association for the Advancement of Science, Sigma Xi.

Connections

Married Marian Worthington, September 2, 1933. Children: Richard W., Alice S. (Mistress.

father:
Lawrence Randal Sollenberger

mother:
Ella (Morrow) Sollenberger

spouse:
Marian Worthington

children:
Richard W. Sollenberger

Alice S. (Mrs Sollenberger