Heider, Fritz, 1896-1988Alternative names
Heider received his Ph.D. from Graz University in Austria in 1920. He joined the University of Kansas faculty in 1947. His ideas and theories about social psychology made him internationally known. He was named a University Distinguished Professor in 1965 and retired in 1966. He died in 1988.
From the guide to the Personal Papers of Fritz Heider, 1907-1983, (University of Kansas Kenneth Spencer Research Library University Archives)