Dr. Dorothy Murgatroyd (Wagner faculty 1959-1962)

Dr. Dorothy Murgatroyd

Dr. Dorothy Murgatroyd

Dr. Murgatroyd took her PhD in social psychology from the University of Pennsylvania in 1959 with the dissertation entitled "Effect of prior group membership on conformity."

She was a classmate of and later collaborated with renowned psychologist Florence Denmark (see example blow). She also conducted research in physiological psychology.  She taught both social and physiological psychology at Wagner.





Journal of Social Psychology, 1965