Skip to Content
Indiana University

Search Options

View Options

Table of Contents

Indiana authors and their books 1917-1966.


John Dale Russell was born in Bloomington, Ind., in 1895. From Indiana University he received the following degrees: A.B. in 1917, A.M. in 1924, and Ph.D. in 1931. He is a veteran of World War I. During 1922-25 Russell was assistant to the dean of the school of education and assistant dean of the summer session at Indiana University. He was director of research and statistics, Indiana State Department of Education, 1925-27; worked for the Bureau of School Service, University of Kentucky, 1927-29; and served as assistant director of surveys for the board of education, Methodist Episcopal church, 1929-31. Russell taught at the University of Chicago, 1931-46; became director of the Division of Higher Education, U.S. Office of Education, in 1946; and has written several educational studies.

Information from HIGHER EDUCATION, Sept. 16, 1946.

page: [530][View Page [530]]