Rosenthal is the author or coauthor of over 300 journal articles and more than two dozen books. He has received numerous awards for his research, including the American Association for the Advancement of Science's Prize for Behavioral Science Research and the Distinguished Scientist Award of the Society of Experimental Social Psychology.
Currently Distinguished Professor at the University of California, Riverside, Rosenthal was the Edgar Pierce Professor of Psychology at Harvard University, where he taught from 1962 to 1999. Born in Giessen, Germany, Robert Rosenthal received his A.B. and Ph.D. from UCLA. He is a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, the American Psychological Association, and the American Psychological Society.
Professor Rosenthal's lecture is jointly sponsored by CMC's Kravis Leadership Institute and the Department of Psychology.