ERIC Number: EJ810589
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2008-Apr
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Adventurous Navigator of the Dimensions of High Ability: An Interview with Robert J. Sternberg
Henshon, Suzanna E.
Roeper Review, v30 n2 p75-80 Apr 2008
Robert J. Sternberg is Dean of the School of Arts and Sciences, Professor of Psychology, and Adjunct Professor of Education at Tufts University. He also is Honorary Professor of Psychology at the University of Heidelberg, Germany. Prior to joining the faculty at Tufts, he was IBM Professor of Psychology and Education in the Department of Psychology, Professor of Management in the School of Management, and Director of the Center for the Psychology of Abilities, Competencies, and Expertise at Yale. In this interview, Sternberg talks about what led him to the field of psychology and the most important lessons that he learned from a mentor. He also talks about one of the influential theories he developed and some of the other research that he's currently working on.
Descriptors: Psychology, Adjunct Faculty, Interviews, Intelligence Quotient, Mentors, Higher Education, College Faculty, Educational Psychology
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: Higher Education
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