Grover C. Gilmore, PhD

Grover C. Gilmore, PhD

inducted in 2017 Honorary Fellow

Grover C. Gilmore is the Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel Dean in Applied Social Sciences and Professor of Psychology and Social Work at the Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences at Case Western Reserve University. During his 16-year tenure as Dean, he has led the Mandel School to record levels of enrollment and research funding, a $9.5 million building renovation, and a Centennial milestone. He received his Ph.D. from Johns Hopkins University and joined the faculty of CWRU in 1975. The recipient of the John S. Diekhoff Award for Distinguished Graduate Teaching, Dr. Gilmore has received funding from the National Institutes of Health to support his research for over 35 years. With interdisciplinary teams he has focused on identifying sensory and cognitive problems that affect a person’s ability to perform at full potential. He has pioneered methods to assist Alzheimer’s disease patients to improve their perceptual and cognitive performance.