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Eleanor Maccoby in 1997 at Stanford University, where she was the first woman to head the psychology department. (Image Credit: Linda Cicero/Stanford News Service)
Eleanor Maccoby in 1997 at Stanford University, where she was the first woman to head the psychology department. (Image Credit: Linda Cicero/Stanford News Service)

Eleanor Maccoby

(1917-2018)
Research in Child Development and Family Dynamics
FIrst Comprehensive Empirical Survey of Gender DIfferences

Although she spent the majority of her academic career as a faculty member in the Department of Psychology at Stanford University, Eleanor Maccoby’s...

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David McClelland (Image Source: Wikimedia Commons, 1997)
David McClelland (Image Source: Wikimedia Commons, 1997)

David McClelland

(1917-1998)
Human Achievement and Motivation Research

An expert in human motivation, David McClelland joined the Harvard faculty in 1956, where he taught and conducted research for 30 years.  He was the...

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