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A. Kimball Romney

American anthropologist


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From Wikipedia

Antone Kimball Romney is an American social sciences professor and one of the founders of cognitive anthropology. He spent most of his career at the University of California, Irvine.Romney was born in Rexburg, Idaho in August 1925. He received his B.A. from Brigham Young University in sociology, his M.A. from Brigham Young University also in sociology, his Ph.D. from Harvard University in Social Anthropology, Social Relations Department. 1955‑56 Assistant Professor, at the University of Chicago. 1957‑60 Assistant Professor, Stanford University. 1960‑66 Associate Professor, Stanford University. 1960‑65 Director, Anthropological Research, Stanford University. 1966‑68 Professor, Harvard University. 1969‑71 Dean, School of Social Sciences, University of California, Irvine. 1969-1995 Professor, University of California, Irvine. 1995- Research Professor, University of California, Irvine. 1956‑57 Fellow, Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences, Stanford. 1994 - Fellow, American Academy of Arts and Sciences. 1995- Member, National Academy of Sciences.

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University of California, Irvine

Public research university in Irvine, California, United States

University of Chicago

Private research university in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Harvard University

Private research university in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

Brigham Young University

Private research university in Provo, Utah, United States

Stanford University

Private research university located in Stanford, California, United States

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#414 World Rank