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Bengt O. Muthen

Bengt O. Muthen is a psychometrician and Professor Emeritus at the Graduate School of Education & Information Studies, University of California, Los Angeles. He is a former President of the Psychometric Society.

                                               

Jan te Nijenhuis

Jan te Nijenhuis is a Dutch psychologist. He is a lecturer of psychology at the University of Amsterdam, known for his research on human intelligence. He studied at Groningen University and the Free University of Amsterdam. A 2019 study found him ...

                                               

Horatio Pollock

Horatio Milo Pollock was an American statistician. He was born in the village of Patria, New York, in Schoharie County on 2 September 1868, and attended a rural school. Pollock started teaching during the winter at the age of 17. He continued wor ...

                                               

Georg Rasch

Georg Rasch was a Danish mathematician, statistician, and psychometrician, most famous for the development of a class of measurement models known as Rasch models. He studied with R.A. Fisher and also briefly with Ragnar Frisch, and was elected a ...

                                               

Bryce Reeve

Bryce Byrum Reeve III is an American psychometrician, outcomes research scientist, professor of Health Policy and Management at the UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health, and faculty expert at the UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center. ...

                                               

Charlie Reeve

Charlie Lucian Reeve is a professor of psychology in the University of North Carolina at Charlottes Ph.D. program in health psychology, where he is also an affiliate of the Cognitive Science Academy.

                                               

Donald Rubin

Donald Bruce Rubin is an Emeritus Professor of Statistics at Harvard University, where he chaired the department of Statistics for 13 years. He also works at Tsinghua University in China and at Temple University in Philadelphia. He is most well k ...

                                               

Peter Schonemann

Peter Hans Schonemann was a German born psychometrician and statistical expert. He was professor emeritus in the Department of Psychological Sciences at Purdue University. His research interests included multivariate statistics, multidimensional ...

                                               

Lazar Stankov

Lazar Stankov is an Australian psychologist and emeritus professor of psychology at the University of Sydney, where he taught for over thirty years. Currently, he is a professor at the Institute for Positive Psychology & Education at Australian C ...

                                               

Roger Steare

Steares early career included roles as a social worker and banker, and ten years as chief executive of a recruitment company. He is now Honorary Visiting Professor of Organisational Ethics, and Corporate Philosopher in Residence at the Cass Busin ...

                                               

Percival Symonds

Percival Mallon Symonds was an American educational psychologist. He was known for his development of several tests in the fields of educational, clinical, and school psychology, including the Foreign Language Prognosis Test, the Personality Surv ...

                                               

David Thissen

David Michael Thissen is a professor of quantitative psychology at the University of North Carolina and former President of the Psychometric Society. He is a fellow at the American Statistical Association and the American Psychological Society. H ...

                                               

Andras Vargha

Andras Vargha is a Hungarian psychologist and statistician, head of the Institute of Psychology of the Karoli Gaspar University of Reformed Church. His research field is psychometrics, on which he has held conferences. As of May 2011, Vargha had ...

                                               

Alina von Davier

Alina Anca von Davier is a psychometrician and researcher in computational psychometrics, machine learning, and education. Von Davier serves on the technical advisory board member for Duolingo and on the board of directors of Smart Sparrow. She i ...

                                               

Ben J. Winer

Ben James Winer was an American research psychologist and academic. He served as a psychology professor at Purdue University and was president of the Psychometric Society. He has been listed as one of the most highly cited psychologists in the Un ...

                                               

Forrest W. Young

Forrest W. Young is a professor emeritus of quantitative psychology at the University of North Carolina and former President of the Psychometric Society. He is known for his contributions to multidimensional scaling. He is the developer of ViSta ...

                                               

Graham T. Allison

Graham Tillett Allison Jr. is an American political scientist and professor at the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard. He is renowned for his contribution in the late 1960s and early 1970s to the bureaucratic analysis of decision mak ...

                                               

Helmut Anheier

Helmut K. Anheier is a German-American academic. He is professor of sociology and past president of the Hertie School in Berlin. Until September 2019 he held a chair at the Max Weber Institute of Sociology, Heidelberg University, where he was als ...

                                               

Paul H. Appleby

Appleby was born in Greene County, Missouri to Andrew B. and Mary Johnson Appleby. He earned his A.B. from Grinnell College in 1913. He married Ruth Meyer on October 4, 1916. The couple had three children, Margaret Finley Appleby, Mary Ellen Appl ...

                                               

Chris Argyris

Chris Argyris was an American business theorist, Professor Emeritus at Harvard Business School, and held the position of "Thought Leader" at Monitor Group. Argyris, like Richard Beckhard, Edgar Schein and Warren Bennis, is known as a co-founder o ...

                                               

Donald Axelrod

Donald Axelrod was Professor Emeritus and former chairman of the Department of Public Administration & Policy at the State University of New York, Albany. Axelrod also served as director of the Public Enterprise Project of the Rockefeller Institu ...

                                               

Henry E. Brady

Henry E. Brady is an American political scientist specializing in methodology and its application in a diverse array of political fields. He is Dean of the Goldman School of Public Policy at University of California, Berkeley and holds the Class ...

                                               

Louis Brownlow

Louis Brownlow was an American author, political scientist, and consultant in the area of public administration. As chairman of the Committee on Administrative Management in 1937, he co-authored a report which led to passage of the Reorganization ...

                                               

Lynton K. Caldwell

Lynton Keith Caldwell was an American political scientist and a principal architect of the 1969 National Environmental Policy Act, the first act of its kind in the world. He was educated at the University of Chicago and spent most of his career a ...

                                               

Henry P. Caulfield Jr.

Henry P. Caulfield Jr. was an American political scientist who had a long and distinguished career in public service with the U.S. Department of the Interior, culminating as the first director of its U.S. Water Resources Council, before becoming ...

                                               

Richard Cyert

Richard Michael Cyert was an American economist, statistician and organizational theorist, who served as the sixth President of Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States, known from his seminal 1959 work A behavioral t ...

                                               

Robert A. Dahl

Robert Alan Dahl was a political theorist and Sterling Professor of Political Science at Yale University. He established the pluralist theory of democracy - in which political outcomes are enacted through competitive, if unequal, interest groups ...

                                               

Morris H. DeGroot

Born in Scranton, Pennsylvania, DeGroot graduated from Roosevelt University and earned masters and doctors degrees from the University of Chicago. DeGroot joined Carnegie Mellon in 1957 and became a University Professor, the schools highest facul ...

                                               

Yehezkel Dror

Dror was born in Vienna, Austria, in 1928, and emigrated to the Mandate Palestine with his family in 1938. He graduated from the Hebrew Reali School in Haifa in 1946. He was a member of the universitys Department of Political Science of the Hebre ...

                                               

Patrick Dunleavy

Patrick John Dunleavy, is Professor of Political Science and Public Policy within the Government Department of the London School of Economics. He is also Co-Director of Democratic Audit and Chair of the LSE Public Policy Group. In addition Dunlea ...

                                               

David John Farmer

David John Farmer is a professor emeritus of philosophy and public affairs in the L. Douglas Wilder School of Government and Public Affairs at Virginia Commonwealth University. He is best known for his publications on post-traditional governance ...

                                               

Henri Fayol

Henri Fayol was a French mining engineer, mining executive, author and director of mines who developed general theory of business administration that is often called Fayolism. He and his colleagues developed this theory independently of scientifi ...

                                               

Richard Feiock

Richard C. Feiock is the Augustus B. Turnbull Professor & The Jerry Collins Eminent Scholar Chair at The Florida State University Askew School of Public Administration and Policy as well as a current editor for the Public Administration Review. F ...

                                               

Mary Parker Follett

Mary Parker Follett was an American social worker, management consultant, philosopher and pioneer in the fields of organizational theory and organizational behavior. Along with Lillian Gilbreth, she was one of two great women management experts i ...

                                               

Phillip O. Foss

Phillip Oliver Foss an American political scientist, was born in Maxbass, North Dakota to Oliver Foss and Petra Elton Foss and died in Fort Collins, Colorado. He was a decorated veteran of World War II and the Korean War; was employed in public s ...

                                               

H. George Frederickson

H. George Frederickson is a generalist in the field of public administration with particular interests in public things, theories of public administration, systems of multi-level governance, and American local government. He currently serves as t ...

                                               

Frank Johnson Goodnow

He married Elizabeth Lyall 1861–1942 in 1886 and had 3 children: Isabel C. Mrs. E. Kendall Gillett, David F. and Lois R. Mrs. John V. A. MacMurray.

                                               

Charles Goodsell

Charles True Goodsell is Professor Emeritus at Virginia Techs Center for Public Administration and Policy. He is perhaps best known for his volume The Case for Bureaucracy, now in its 4th edition. Goodsell is a co-author of the Blacksburg Manifes ...

                                               

Luther Gulick (social scientist)

Luther Halsey Gulick was an American political scientist, Eaton Professor of Municipal Science and Administration at Columbia University, and Director of its Institute of Public Administration, known as an expert on public administration.

                                               

Michael Harris (public policy scholar)

Michael Harris is an Israeli-American public policy scholar and university administrator. He is currently dean of and professor at the College of Public Service at Tennessee State University.

                                               

Frederick Herzberg

Frederick Irving Herzberg was an American psychologist who became one of the most influential names in business management. He is most famous for introducing job enrichment and the Motivator-Hygiene theory. His 1968 publication "One More Time, Ho ...

                                               

Marc Holzer

Marc Holzer is an American public administration scholar and distinguished professor of public administration at Suffolk University, and was formerly Founding Dean and University Professor at the Rutgers University School of Public Affairs and Ad ...

                                               

Ralph P. Hummel

Ralph P. Hummel was a professor of public administration at the University of Akron and a Founding Fellow of the Institute of Applied Phenomenology in Science and Technology. He is best known for his book The Bureaucratic Experience.

                                               

Pan Suk Kim

Pan Suk Kim is a South Korean professor in the field of public administration. Kims research interests include theories and practices of public administration, public governance, and human resources management and development. Kim is currently a ...

                                               

Gyula Koi

Gyula Koi is a Hungarian legal scholar and lecturer. His main research fields are administrative law, and theory of public administration. His Chinese name is Guo Yi.

                                               

Jonathan Koppell

Jonathan Koppell is the dean of the Watts College of Public Service & Community Solutions at Arizona State University. He succeeded Debra Friedman as dean of the college on October 31, 2011.

                                               

Rensis Likert

Rensis Likert was an American social psychologist who is primarily known for developing the Likert scale method, an approach to creating a psychometrically sound scale based on responses to multiple questions or "items." Likerts method has become ...

                                               

Norton E. Long

Norton Enneking Long was a noted author in the fields of urban politics and public administration and a professor at the Center of Public Administration & Policy, Virginia Polytechnic Institute He was the son of a professor at Harvard University, ...

                                               

Laurence Lynn Jr.

Laurence E. Lynn Jr. is the Sid Richardson Research Professor at the Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs, University of Texas at Austin and Professor of Public Management at the University of Manchesters Business School. From 2002-2007, he ...

                                               

Fritz Morstein Marx

Fritz Marx was born in Hamburg in February 23, 1900. He studied law after a short military service in the First World War. In 1922 he was awarded his doctorate at the University of Hamburg and then entered the Administration Service of the Free a ...