Faculty and Staff

Jim Tucker

Jim B. Tucker, M.D.
Director of the Division of Perceptual Studies
Bonner-Lowry Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Neurobehavioral Sciences
Research Interests:
children who seem to remember previous lives
prenatal & birth memories

Ross Dunseath 0138

Ross Dunseath, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Research
Research Interests:
◊ biomedical instrumentation
concurrent EEG and functional MRI brain imaging

Bruce Greyson0020

Bruce Greyson, M.D.
Chester F. Carlson Professor Emeritus of Psychiatry and Neurobehavioral Sciences
Former Editor, Journal of Near-Death Studies
Research Interests:
near-death experiences
crisis apparitions
death-bed visions

Ed Kelly smiling 0133

Edward F. Kelly, Ph.D.
Professor of Research
Research Interests:
physiological correlates of psi
altered states of consciousness

Kim PenBerthy 0010 (1)

J. Kim Penberthy. Ph.D.
ABPP, Chester F. Carlson Professor of Psychiatry and Neurobehavioral Sciences
Research Interests:
altered states of consciousness
◊ mindfulness and health
◊ hospice experiences

Emily Kelly 0114

Emily Williams Kelly, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Research
Research Interests:
death-bed visions
crisis apparitions
near-death experiences, esp. veridical NDEs
◊ Frederic W. H. Myers (19th century psychologist and psychical researcher)

Lori Derr 0073

Lori L. Derr, M.Ed.
Research Coordinator
Research Interests:
near-death experiences
children who seem to remember previous lives
◊ altered states of consciousness
division librarian/web manager/social media

Sue Ruddock 0079

Sue Ruddock B.S.
Office Manager and Financial Administrator