Jerome Singer

Jerome L. Singer is a specialist in research on the psychology of imagination and daydreaming. Dr. Singer has authored articles on thought processes, imagery, personality, and psychotherapy as well as on children’s play and the effects of television. Recent books, include The House of Make-Believe, Repression and Dissociation, Imagination and Play in the Electronic Age, and Imagery in Psychotherapy and Handbook of Children and the Media. His most recent position in the American Psychological Association has been President of Division 10, Creativity and the Arts. In 2008, he was awarded the Rudolf Arnheim Award from the American Psychology Association for Distinguished Contributions to the Psychology of Aesthetics, Creativity, and the Arts, and in 2009, the Paul Farnsworth Award for Lifetime Contribution and Service, Division 10, American Psychological Association.

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Professor of Psycholgy Emeritus
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Dr. Singer can be found enjoying music, studies of imagination and daydreaming.

Areas for involvement with Morse students: 
Connecting students to internships or other opportunities
Serving as a reader for students preparing CVs and job or fellowship applications
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