Professor Allen Tough
Futurist, Scientist, Author
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Curriculum Vitae

A Detailed Biography

Prof. Allen Tough

Note: An informal narrative biography provides additional details. A photo gallery shows him and some colleagues at various conferences.

Current Positions

Ph.D. University of Chicago,  Adult Education 1965
M.A. University of Toronto,  Education (and Psychology) 1962
Honours B.A. University of Toronto,  Psychology (and Sociology) 1958


1996-1997 Professor, Department of Adult Education, Community Development, and Counseling Psychology, Ontario Institute for Studies in Education of the University of Toronto.
[OISE and its departments were renamed in 1996 after their merger with the University of Toronto.]
1982-1996 Professor, Department of Adult Education, Ontario Institute for Studies in Education.
[During this period, OISE was affiliated with the University of Toronto and OISE faculty members were cross-appointed.]
1969-1982 Associate Professor, Department of Adult Education, OISE
1966-1969 Assistant Professor, Department of Adult Education, OISE
1968 Instructor, Post-Graduate Diploma Course in Adult Education, University of Rajasthan (India)
1964-1966 Assistant Professor, Psychology and Sociology, Faculty of Education (OCE), University of Toronto
1963 Kellogg Intern, Continuing Education, University of Chicago
1962 Staff Member, Extension Division, University of Toronto
1961-1962 Graduate Assistant, Educational Psychology, Ontario College of Education, University of Toronto
1959-1961 Secondary School Teacher (English and Guidance), David and Mary Thomson Collegiate Institute, Scarborough( Toronto), Ontario

Scholarly and Professional Activities since 1990




Book Chapters Since 1985

Journal Articles Since 1975

Articles in Conference Proceedings Since 1985

Papers Presented in addition to those listed in the preceeding section

Non-Print Media Since 1985

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