2011 Honorton Integrative Contributions Award Winner: Stanley Krippner
on Monday, November 7, 2011
Last Updated: Thursday, April 7, 2016
Stanley Curtis Krippner, Ph.D., the Alan Watts Professor of Psychology at Saybrook University, was a charter member of the Parapsychological Association, and in 1998 received its Outstanding Career Award, largely for his work (with Montague Ullman and Charles Honorton) on psi effects in dreams at the Maimonides Medical Center. In 2002 he received the Dr. J.B. Rhine Award for Lifetime Achievement in Parapsychology from Andrah University in India for "expanding the frontiers of human science," and the same year was given the American Psychological Association Award for Distinguished Contributions to the International Advancement of Psychology and the Society for Psychological Hypnosis' Award for Distinguished Contributions to Professional Hypnosis, besides many other international awards. He is the co-author of Dream Telepathy, Extraordinary Dreams, Becoming Psychic, Healing States, The Realms of Healing, and the co-editor of Varities of Anomalous Experience, Debating Psychic Experience, Mysterious Minds, and eight volumes of Advances in Parapsychological Research. He is the author or co-author of over 1,000 articles and book reviews that have appeared in peer-reviewed journals, and is a Fellow of several professional groups. He has served as President of the Parapsychological Association and other professional organizations. He received his B.S. from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in 1954, his Ph.D. from Northwestern University in 1961, and spent the summer of 1961 as Gardner Murphy’s teaching assistant at the University of Hawaii.