photo of bob zimmermann 1989Robert R. Zimmermann

Brief Vita


      Ph.D., University of Wisconsin, Social and Developmental Psychology, 1958
      M.A., Lehigh University, Industrial/Experimental Psychology, 1955
      B.S., Lawrence University, 1953

Postdoctoral Training

      Center for Applications of Psychological Type Professional Development Workshop: Using Type in Team Building, 1991
      College Success Workshop, 1990
      Professional Development Institute, American Association of Counseling and Development, 1985, 1986
      University of Utah School of Alcohol Studies, 1969, 1970, 1971


      Professor of Psychology, Delta College, 1989-1995
      Assistant Director, Assessment Services, Delta College, 1982-1989
      Director, Program for Parents of Disabled Children, Delta College, 1980-1982
      Adjunct Professor, Institute for Personal and Career Development, Central Michigan University, 1979-1980
      Professor of Psychology, Central Michigan University, 1973-1979
      Professor of Psychology, University of Montana, 1966-1973
      Associate Professor of Psychology, Cornell University, 1964-1966
      Assistant Professor of Psychology, Cornell University, 1959-1964
      Postdoctoral Research Associate, University of Wisconsin, 1958-1959
      Graduate Research Assistant, University of Wisconsin, 1955-1958

Other Professional Experience

      Consultant, Region 7 Eight-CAP (Stanton, MI), Academic and Career Assessment, 1978-1981
      Consultant, Tri-County Inmate Program (Stanton, MI). Vocational Assessment, Career Counseling, Substance Abuse Counseling, 1974-1975
      Consultant, Montana State Prison, Direct Inmate Counseling Program, 1967-1972
      Licensed Psychologist, State of Montana, 1967-1972

Professional Organizations

      American Association for the Advancement of Science
      American Association of Counseling and Development
      American Psychological Association
      American Psychological Society
      Sigma XI

Teaching History



Delta College

General Psychology
Child Psychology
Theories of Personality
Abnormal Psychology
Becoming a Master Student

Central Michigan University

Social Psychology
Mental Retardation
Black Child Development
Live Span Development

CMU IPCD and COPE Programs

General Psychology
Human Motivation
Motivation and Emotion
Clinical Interviewing
Abnormal Psychology

University of Montana

General Psychology
Perception (with Laboratory)
Educational Psychology
Substance Abuse

Cornell University

General Psychology
Psychology of Learning (with Laboratory)
Comparative Psychology
Educational Psychology