Robert E. Ornstein

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Robert Evan Ornstein (August 21, 1942 – December 20, 2018)[2][3][4] was an American psychologist, researcher and author.

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Robert Evan Ornstein
Born(1942-08-21)August 21, 1942
Brooklyn, New York[1]
DiedDecember 20, 2018(2018-12-20) (aged 76)[2][3]
Pen nameRobert E. Ornstein, Robert Ornstein
OccupationPsychologist, researcher and author
EducationBA in psychology, City University of New York's Queens College; PhD, Stanford University
Alma materQueens College, City University of New York, USA
SubjectScientific research into the mind, consciousness, split-brain; wisdom traditions such as Sufism
SpouseSally Mallam[3]

He taught at the Langley Porter Neuropsychiatric Institute, based at the University of California Medical Center in San Francisco, and was professor at Stanford University[5] and founder and chairman of the Institute for the Study of Human Knowledge (ISHK).