Author Dr Jerome Kagan

Dr Jerome Kagan

Jerome Kagan received a B.S. from Rutgers University in 1950 and a Ph.D from Yale University in 1954. He joined the faculty of Harvard University in 1964 and retired in 2000. He is a Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, member of the National Academy of Medicine, and has received Distinguished Scientist Awards from the American Psychological Association, the Society for Research in Child Development, and the Child-Mind Institute. Among his honors are the Hofheimer Prize in Psychiatry, Wilbur Cross Medal from Yale University, and the Kenneth Craik Award from St. Johns College, Cambridge University.