The HistoryMakers video oral history with Jerome Taylor.

Psychologist and professor Jerome Taylor was born on January 26, 1940 in Waukegan, Illinois. He earned his B.A. degree from the University of Denver in 1961, and his Ph.D. degree from Indiana University Bloomington in 1965. In 1968, Taylor was named director of the Mental Health Unit at the Menninge...

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Imprint:Chicago, Illinois : The HistoryMakers, [2016]
Description:1 online resource (8 video files (3 hr., 58 min., 40 sec.)) : sound, color.
Language:English
Subject:Taylor, Jerome, -- 1940- -- Interviews.
African Americans -- Interviews.
African Americans.
Oral histories.
Internet videos.
Internet videos.
Interviews.
Oral histories.
Format: E-Resource Video
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/11337278
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Varying Form of Title:History Makers video oral history with Jerome Taylor
Jerome Taylor
Other authors / contributors:Taylor, Jerome, 1940- interviewee.
Crowe, Larry, interviewer.
Stearns, Scott, director of photography.
HistoryMakers (Video oral history collection), production company.
Sound characteristics:digital
Digital file characteristics:video file
Notes:Videographer, Scott Stearns.
Larry Crowe, interviewer.
Recorded Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 2014 June 10.
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Summary:Psychologist and professor Jerome Taylor was born on January 26, 1940 in Waukegan, Illinois. He earned his B.A. degree from the University of Denver in 1961, and his Ph.D. degree from Indiana University Bloomington in 1965. In 1968, Taylor was named director of the Mental Health Unit at the Menninger Clinic of Topeka, Kansas. He then moved to the University of Pittsburgh in 1969, where he was appointed director of the Clinical Psychology Center. Taylor went on to serve as chair of the Graduate Program in Social Psychology, and as associate professor and chair of the Department of Africana Studies. In psychology, he chaired more than twenty-five dissertation committees of African American students, a record number at the University of Pittsburgh. Taylor also founded the Institute for the Black Family at the University of Pittsburgh and the Center for Family Excellence, Inc., in 1988, which served Allegheny County.