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Byron P. Rourke, Ph.D., LL.D., C. Psych., ABPP-CN, FRSC, CM

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Personal

Date of Birth: 18-Jun-39
Place of Birth: Windsor, Ontario, Canada
Citizenship: Canadian
Marital Status: Married (Carolyne Jean Walling)
Children: 4 sons (Philip Michael; Sean Brendan; Eliot Damon; George Bernard)
Educational
Secondary School Assumption College School, Windsor Graduation, June, 1956
University Windsor, Windsor Hons. B.A., June, 1962
Graduate School Fordham, New York M.A., February, 1964
Ph.D., February, 1966

Academic Honours, Fellowships, Awards

Predoctoral

Board of Governors Gold Medal in Psychology, University of Windsor Graduation, 1962
Woodrow Wilson Fellowship, 1962-63
Fordham University Scholarship, 1963-64
Canada Council Pre-Doctoral Fellowships, 1963-64 and 1964-65
Sigma Xi, 1964
Phi Beta Kappa, 1966

Major Postdoctoral Awards

Research Award for Distinguished Contributions to Clinical Neuropsychology, Ontario (now Canadian) Psychological Foundation, 1985.
University Professor, University of Windsor, 1986.
Award for Distinguished Contributions to Psychology as a Profession, Canadian Psychological Association, 1994.
Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada, 1997.
Who’s Who in Canada, 1998.
Donald O. Hebb Award for Distinguished Contributions to Psychology as a Science, Canadian Psychological Association, 1999.
Innis-Gerin Medal for a Distinguished and Sustained Contribution to the Literature of the Social Sciences, Royal Society of Canada, 2001.
University of Windsor Award for Excellence in Scholarship and Research, 2002.
University of Windsor Faculty of Arts and Social Science Career Achievement Award, 2003.
Doctor of Laws, honoris causa, University of Windsor, 2004.
Canadian Psychological Association Gold Medal for Distinguished and Enduring Lifetime Contributions to Canadian Psychology, 2007
International Neuropsychological Society Distinguished Career Award, 2008
Member, Order of Canada, 2009

Fields of Specialization

Developmental and Child- Clinical Neuropsychology
Neuropsychology of Learning Disabilities
Traumatic Brain Injury in Children and Adults

Academic Appointments (current in bold)

Rank

Institution

Date

Lecturer (part-time)

University of Windsor, Windsor

Summer 1962, 1963

Lecturer (part-time)

Manhattan College, New York

1963-64

Lecturer (part-time)

Hunter College, New York

1963-64

Lecturer (part-time)

Fordham University, New York

Summer 1964, 1965

Lecturer

University of Windsor, Windsor

Sept. 1965-Feb. 1966

Assistant Professor

University of Windsor, Windsor

Feb. 1966-Aug. 1969

Associate Professor

University of Windsor, Windsor

Sept. 1969-June 1974

Professor

University of Windsor, Windsor

July 1974-Sept. 2004

University Professor

University of Windsor, Windsor

June 1986-present

Clinical Professor

Yale U. School of Medicine

July 1993-June 2009

Professor Emeritus

University of Windsor, Windsor

Sept. 2004-present

Scientific & Professional Organizations: Memberships (Fellow Status)

American Psychological Association (Fellow)
    Division of Clinical Child Psychology, APA (Charter Fellow)
    Division of Clinical Neuropsychology, APA (Fellow)
    Division of Physiological and Comparative Psychology, APA (Fellow)
    Society of Pediatric Psychology, APA (Charter Fellow)
Canadian Psychological Association (Fellow)
International Academy for Research in Learning Disabilities (Academic Fellow)
International Neuropsychological Society
National Academy of Neuropsychology

Scientific & Professional Boards, Committees, and Offices

Scientific Boards

Member (1973-1979) and Chair (1977-1979), Fellowships and Sundry Awards Committee, the Ontario Mental Health Foundation.
Member, Research Committee, and Member, Advisory Board, Ontario Mental Health Foundation (1977-1979).
Member (1988-1994), Scientific Advisory Board, Learning Disabilities Association of Canada.

Scientific Societies and Committees

Member of Governing Board (1976-1983), Secretary (1976-1979), President-Elect (1980), President (1981), Past-President (1982), International Neuropsychological Society.
Member, Executive Committee (1980-1982; 1983-1986), President-Elect (1986-1987), President (1987-1988), Past-President (1988-1989), Division 40, American Psychological Association.
Member (1986-1993; trial termination), Data, Safety, and Quality Review Group of the Diabetes Control and Complications Trial, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, United States National Institutes of Health.

Professional Boards

Charter Member (1981), Governing Board Member (1981-1995), Secretary (1987-1993), President (1993-1995), American Board of Clinical Neuropsychology.
Charter Member (1995), President (1995-1996), American Academy of Clinical Neuropsychology.

Editorial Responsibilities

Co-Founder, Co-Editor, Journal of Clinical Neuropsychology (1978-1984)/Journal of Clinical and Experimental Neuropsychology (1985-1998).
Co-Founder, Co-Editor, The Clinical Neuropsychologist (1985-2002).
Co-Founder, Co-Editor, Aging and Cognition (1992-1995).
Co-Founder, Co-Editor, Child Neuropsychology (1993-1998).
Member, Review Board, Journal of Learning Disabilities (1982-1999).
Consulting Editor, Journal of Child Neurology (1984-1991).
Member, Editorial Board, Canadian Psychology (1986-1990).
Member, Editorial Advisory Board, Advances in Child Neuropsychology (1989-1995).
Member, Editorial Board, Clinical Child Psychology (1997-1999).
Ad hoc editorial consultant for several journals and publishers.

Professional Consultantships

Psychological Consultant, Ontario Manpower Retraining Program (1966-1968).
Head, Department of Neuropsychology, Windsor Western Hospital Centre, Windsor, Ontario (1967-1986).
Consultant in Neuropsychology, Children's Achievement Centre, Windsor, Ontario (1976-1996).
Adjunct Attending Psychologist, Senior Staff, Division of Neuropsychology, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, Michigan (1980-1996).

Registration, Licensure, and Diplomate Status

Registered Psychologist, Province of Ontario, Certificate No. 606 (May, 1967-present).
Diplomate (Clinical Neuropsychology), American Board of Professional Psychology, Diploma No. 3540 (December, 1983-present).
Canadian Register of Health Service Providers in Psychology, Certificate No. 2194 (September, 1986-present).

Academic Address
Department of Psychology
University of Windsor
Windsor, Ontario
Canada N9B 3P4


E-mail Website
BROURKE @COGECO.CA NLD-BPROURKE.CA

Books authored, co-authored, edited, or co-edited

Rourke, B. P. (Ed.). (1969). Explorations in the psychology of stress and anxiety. Toronto: Longmans.

Rourke, B. P., Bakker, D. J., Fisk, J. L., & Strang, J. D. (1983).   Child neuropsychology: An introduction to theory, research, and clinical practice. New York: Guilford Press.

Rourke, B. P. (Ed.). (1985). Neuropsychology of learning disabilities: Essentials of subtype analysis. New York: Guilford Press.

Rourke, B. P., Fisk, J. L., & Strang, J. D. (1986). Neuropsychological assessment of children: A treatment-oriented approach. New York: Guilford Press.

Rourke, B. P. (1989). Nonverbal learning disabilities: The syndrome and the model.   New York: Guilford Press.

Rourke, B. P. (Ed.). (1991). Neuropsychological validation of learning disability subtypes.  New York: Guilford Press.

Rourke, B.P., & Fuerst, D. R. (1991). Learning disabilities and psychosocial functioning: A neuropsychological perspective. New York: Guilford Press.

Adams, K. M., & Rourke, B. P. (Eds.). (1992). The TCN guide to professional practice in clinical neuropsychology. Lisse, The Netherlands: Swets & Zeitlinger.

Rourke, B. P., Costa, L., Cicchetti, D. V., Adams, K. M., & Plasterk, K. J. (Eds.). (1992). Methodological and biostatistical foundations of clinical neuropsychology. Lisse, The Netherlands: Swets & Zeitlinger.

Rourke, B. P., & Del Dotto, J. E. (1994). Learning disabilities: A neuropsychological perspective. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.

Rourke, B. P. (Ed.). (1995). Syndrome of nonverbal learning disabilities: Neurodevelopmental manifestations. New York: Guilford Press.

Rourke, B. P., & Del Dotto, J. E. (1997). Learning disabilities: A neuropsychological perspective. Tokyo: Tuttle-Mori. (Translation into Japanese).

Rourke, B. P. (1998). Nonverbal learning disabilities: The syndrome and the model.   Tokyo: Tuttle-Mori. (Translation into Japanese).

Rourke, B. P., van der Vlugt, H., & Rourke, S. B. (2002). Practice of child-clinical neuropsychology: An introduction. Lisse, The Netherlands: Swets & Zeitlinger.

Cicchetti, D. V., & Rourke, B. P. (Eds.). (2004). Methodological and biostatistical foundations of clinical neuropsychology and medical and health disciplines, Vol. 2.  Lisse, The Netherlands: Taylor & Francis.

Rourke, B. P., & Fuerst D. R. (in preparation). Pediatric head injury: Psychosocial dimensions.