Martin, Dorothy R(andolph) (1912-)

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Martin, Dorothy R(andolph) (1912-)

Associate professor of psychology with special interest in parapsychology. She was born on April 19, 1912, in Denver, Colorado. She studied at the University of Colorado, Boulder, from which she received three degrees (B.A., 1934; M.A., 1936; Ph.D., 1947). She joined the faculty in psychology at the university even prior to completing her doctorate and stayed there through her career.

She was a charter associate of the Parapsychological Association and the author of a variety of articles on parapsychology.


Martin, Dorothy R. "An Analysis of a Second Series of 25,000 Trials." Journal of Parapsychology 2 (1938).

. "Chance and Extra-Chance Results in Card Matching." Journal of Parapsychology 1 (1937).

. "A Review of All University of Colorado Experiments." Journal of Parapsychology 4 (1940).

Martin, Dorothy R., and F. P. Stribic. "Studies in Extrasensory Perception: An Analysis of 25,000 Trials." Journal of Parapsychology 2 (1938).