Robert G Kent de Grey, Ph.D. portrait
  • Postdoctoral Instructor, Psychology Department
  • Commodore (Ret.), University Sailing Team & Yacht Club
  • Postdoc Fellow, Psychology Department

Current Courses

Fall 2020

  • PSY 201-090
    Psy as a Sci & Profssn
  • PSY 1010-002
    General Psychology
  • PSY 2010-090
    Psy as a Sci & Profssn
  • PSY 2010-290
    Psy as a Sci & Profssn
  • PSY 4910-018
    Tchg Experience

Courses I Teach

  • Psy 2015 - Defense Against the Pseudosciences
    New for Spring 2018: Skepticism & Scientific Thinking–Defense Against the Pseudosciences. Catalog description: Evaluation of the quality of science-based claims, including attention to theory and applied practice of skepticism. Formal training in critical thinking, skeptical review of research, and general scientific literacy. Case studies including current issues, controversies, and future directions in psychology, other social sciences, and academia more generally. Suitable for students who intend to pursue a career in any science, or who may plan to never take another science class but wish to be informed consumers of scientific findings. Discussions and course material draw from both the research literature and examples from social media and other nonscholarly sources.