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Landy, Frank J.


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    • Birth Date

        19421230
    • Death Date

        20100112
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    • found: His Psychology of work behavior, 1976.
    • found: His Psychology, the science of people, 1984:CIP t.p. (Frank J. Landy; Pennsylvania State Univ.) data sheet (b. Dec. 1942)
    • found: Work in the 21st century, 2006:Ecip t.p. (Frank J. Landy, SHL North America)
    • found: Work in the 21st century, 2013:t.p. (Frank J. Landy, Late Professor Emeritus, Penn State University) about the authors (Frank J. Landy (1942-2010) was Prof. Emeritus of Industrial Psychology at Penn State Univ., where he taught for 26 yrs. Was a visiting lecturer or researcher at Stanford Univ, the Univ. of Calif. at Berkeley, Stockholm Univ., Gothenburg Univ., Cluj-Napoca Univ. (Romania), Griffiths Univ. (Australia), and Ljubljana Univ. (Slovenia). Received his PhD in Industrial and Organizational Psychology from Bowling Green State Univ. Served as president of the Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology and was involved in the development of the Civil Rights Act of 1991, the Age Discrimination in Employment Act, and the Americans with Disabilities Act. Had a successful consulting career, working with organizations in the U.S. and abroad. Testified as an expert witness in numerous state and federal employment discrimination cases that had significant implications for the organizations involved. True 21st-century Renaissance man. Travelled widely and lived abroad when possible. Spoke foreign languages and was highly interested in global events. Avid runner, completing over 60 marathons. Loved to fly fish and ski. Played and collected guitars and was a great lover of music. Also acted in community theater.)
    • found: http://www.tributes.com/show/Frank-J.-Langy-87620841, viewed August 14, 2013 (December 30, 1942 - January 12, 2010, was resident of New York, New York)
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