Professor of Psychology
Department of Psychology
The Psychology of Exceptional Performance: Creativity, Genius, and Expertise
This Seminar examines various ways of describing and understanding exceptional human performance. The implications of exceptionality for the psychological, sociological, and historical understanding of human behaviour are explored and students read from a wide variety of sources. The tentative syllabus for the Spring 2010 semester is here.
This third-year psychology course examines the full range of psychological testing, with a special emphasis on tests of intelligence and personality. The textbook for this course is: Psychological Testing : A Practical Introduction (2nd edition), by T.P. Hogan. The course syllabus for the Fall 2009 semester is here.