Holleran, Eugene M(artin) (1922– )
Professor of chemistry who investigated psychokinesis. Holleran
was born June 25, 1922, in Kingston, Pennsylvania. He
attended Scranton University (B.S., 1943) and Catholic University,
Washington D.C. (Ph.D. chemistry, 1949). In 1950 he became
a professor of chemistry at St. John’s University, Jamaica,
New York. He joined the Parapsychological Association, and
during the 1960–61 school year Holleran worked on a Parapsychology
Foundation grant on tests to establish psychokinetic
ability.
Sources
Pleasants, Helene, ed. Biographical Dictionary of Parapsychology.
New York Helix Press, 1964.