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Osipow, Samuel H. (1934-)
Frederick T. L. Leong
Samuel H. Osipow is one the pioneers of vocational psychology in the United States. Graduating with a Ph.D. from Syracuse University in 1959, Osipow worked for 6 years as a counseling psychologist at Pennsylvania State University before taking a faculty position in the Psychology Department at Ohio State University. He spent the bulk of his academic career at Ohio State University from 1967 to 1998, 13 years of which he severed as its chair. Within his academic career, Osipow published over 200 journal articles and book chapters and 18 books and monographs. He was a Fellow of the American Psychological Association (Divisions 13, 15, 17, & 35), the Association for Psychological Science, and American Association for the Advancement of Applied and Preventive Psychology. His ...