Robert Choate Tryon

Fellow: Awarded 1939

Field of Study: Psychology

Competition: US & Canada

Born: 09-04-1901

Died: 09-27-1967

As published in the Foundation’s Report for 1939–40:

TRYON, ROBERT CHOATE:  Appointed for the writing of a book on the inheritance of ability to learn and on the biological and psychological correlates of differences in ability; tenure, twelve months from July 1, 1939.

Born September 4, 1901, at Butte, Montana. Education:  University of California, A.B., 1924, Ph.D., 1928. National Research Council Fellow, 1928–30.

Research Associate in Psychology, 1930–31, Assistant Professor, 1931–37, Associate Professor, 1937—, University of California.

Publications:  Correlation Form, 1932; Cluster Analysis, 1939. Articles in Journal of Comparative Psychology, University of California Publications in Psychology, Psychological Review, Journal of Experimental Psychology, Journal of Educational Psychology.