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Sebon Rains Wallace

psychologist , educator

Sebon Rains Wallace, American psychologist, educator. Served from First lieutenant lieutenant colonel United States Army Air Force, 1942-1946.; Member American Psychological Association (president div. industrial psychology, 1964), Life Insurance Agency Management Association (Vice-President 1947-1967), Sigma Xi.

Background

Wallace, Sebon Rains was born on December 19, 1913 in Knoxville, Tennessee, United States. Son of Sebon Rains and Margaret (Donaldson) Wallace.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Virginia, 1934, Master of Science, 1935, Doctor of Philosophy., 1937.

Career

Instructor, Ohio State University, 1936-1937. Associate professor Tulane University, New Orleans, 1937-1942, professor, department chairman psychology, 1946-1947. Chief behavioral and social science Department Defense, 1965-1966.

President American Institute for Research, Pittsburgh, 1967-1970. Professor, department chairman psychology Ohio State University, Columbus, 1970-1973. Visiting lecturer Yale, 1952-1954.

Works

  • Editor

  • Personnel Psychology, 1973.

Membership

Served from First lieutenant lieutenant colonel United States Army Air Force, 1942-1946. Member American Psychological Association (president div. industrial psychology, 1964), Life Insurance Agency Management Association (Vice-President 1947-1967), Sigma Xi.

Connections

Married Sarah Fidelia Hahn, September 21, 1934. Children: Sarah Gray, David Rains.

father:
Sebon Rains Wallace

mother:
Margaret (Donaldson) Wallace

spouse:
Sarah Fidelia Hahn

children:
Sarah Gray Wallace

David Rains Wallace