|Born||August 16, 1832
Neckarau (belongs to Mannheim, Germany today)
|Died||August 31, 1920 (aged 88) Großbothen near Leipzig, Germany
|Institutions||University of Leipzig|
|Alma mater||University of Heidelberg|
|Doctoral students||Edward B. Titchener, G. Stanley Hall, Oswald Kulpe, Hugo Munsterberg, Vladimir Bekhterev, James McKeen Cattell, Lightner Witmer|
|Known for||Psychology, Structuralism|
Wilhelm Maximilian Wundt (August 16 1832– August 31 1920) was a German medical doctor, psychologist, physiologist, and professor. Together with William James, he is regarded as the father of psychology. In 1879, Wundt founded the one of first formal laboratory for psychological research at the University of Leipzig, and the first journal for psychological research in 1881.