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Lecturer in psychology. B. May 30, 1930, Freiberg, Germany. B. A., 1957, Dip. Ed., 1959, B. A. (hons.), 1960, University of Tasmania, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia. M. 1955, Gloria Ruth Whitburn: 1 s. Part-time research student (biophysics), demonstrator (psychology), University of Tasmania, 1954-56; research assistant, University of Hamburg, Germany, 1957; market research, Hamburg, 1957; high school teacher, mathematics, Hobart, 1958-59; teaching fellow, psychology, Universty of Tasmania, 1960-61; research fellow, Parapsychology Laboratory, Duke University, 1961-62; lecturer in psychology, University of Tasmania, 1962 to present. Associate member, Parapsychological Assn.

In the field of parapsychology, Mr. Keil has specialized in the investigation of psychokinesis. His objectives have been to improve controls through the complete automation of experimental paraphernalia, to improve reliability of testing methods, to attempt to evaluate the magnitudes of energy necessary to produce psychokinetic phenomena, and to record and relate chance situations and distributions. He is author of articles published in the Austrailian Journal of Psychology and the Medical Journal of Australia. Residence: 32 12th Avenue, Moonah, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia; business address: Psychology Department, University of Tasmania, Box 252 C, General Post Office, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia.

Taken from Helene Pleasants (1964) Biographical Dictionary of Parapsychology with Directory and Glossary 1946-1996 NY: Garrett Publications



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