Famous Psychologists from England

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List of notable or famous psychologists from England, with bios and photos, including the top psychologists born in England and even some popular psychologists who immigrated to England. If you're trying to find out the names of famous English psychologists then this list is the perfect resource for you. These psychologists are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known psychologist from England is included when available.

The list you're viewing is made up of many different people, like Havelock Ellis and Edward B. Titchener.

This historic psychologists from England list can help answer the questions "Who are some English psychologists of note?" and "Who are the most famous psychologists from England?" These prominent psychologists of England may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected English psychologists.

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Adrian Furnham is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Psychologists from England
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Adrian Furnham is a South African-born British organisational and applied psychologist, management expert and Professor of Psychology at University College London. In addition to his academic roles, he is a consultant on organizational behaviour and management, writer and broadcaster. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 66

Birthplace: South Africa

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Anne Marie Treisman is a psychologist currently at Princeton University's Department of Psychology. She researches visual attention, object perception, and memory. One of her most influential ideas is the feature integration theory of attention, first published with G. Gelade in 1980. Treisman has taught at Oxford, University of British Columbia, University of California, Berkeley and Princeton. In 2013, Treisman received the National Medal of Science from President Barack Obama for her pioneering work in the study of attention. During her long career, Treisman has experimentally and theoretically defined the issue of how information is selected and integrated to form meaningful objects that ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 84

Birthplace: Wakefield, United Kingdom

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Charles Samuel Myers

Charles Samuel Myers, CBE, FRS was an English physician who worked as a psychologist. He wrote the first paper on shell shock in 1915, but did not invent the term. He was co-founder of the British Psychological Society and the National Institute of Industrial Psychology. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 73 (1873-1946)

Birthplace: London, United Kingdom

Charles Spearman is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Psychologists from England
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Charles Edward Spearman, FRS was an English psychologist known for work in statistics, as a pioneer of factor analysis, and for Spearman's rank correlation coefficient. He also did seminal work on models for human intelligence, including his theory that disparate cognitive test scores reflect a single General intelligence factor and coining the term g factor. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 82 (1863-1945)

Birthplace: London, United Kingdom

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