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Elinor Ames

Media Type: 
Textual record
Call Number / Archival Reference Number: 
F-125
STEM Field: 
Psychology
Description: 
Fonds consists of records made and received by Elinor Ames. Correspondence consists of two files concerning the hiring of Dr. Ames, negotiations about the renewal of her contract, and her concerns about the administration of the Psychology Department. Other files contain samples of departmental publications and course materials such as exams.
Biography/Administrative History: 
Elinor Ames (1931-) was a charter member of the Department of Psychology at Simon Fraser University from 1965 until her retirement in 1997. Elinor Ames was born October 1, 1931. She completed a Bachelor of Science degree at Tufts University in 1953 and a Ph.D. at Cornell University in 1960. Her research and teaching interests included developmental psychology, social psychology, personality and perception.
Date(s): 
1964-1995
Extent: 
7 cm of textual records
Province: 
BC
Hosting Institution: 
Simon Fraser University
Collection Contact: 
archives@sfu.ca
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