Professor Glenn D Wilson

Glenn D. Wilson is one of Britain's best-known psychologists. He has appeared on numerous television and radio programmes and has published more than 150 scientific articles and 33 books. He is an expert on individual differences; social and political attitudes; sexual behaviour, deviation and dysfunction; and psychology applied to the performing arts.

Not one to shy away from contention, his most recent books include: Born Gay: The Psychobiology of Sex Orientation, The Secret of Lasting Love and Psychology for Performing Artists.

He has lectured widely abroad, having been a guest of the Italian Cultural Association, and a visiting professor at California State University, Los Angeles, San Francisco State University, Stanford University, the University of Nevada, Reno and Sierra Nevada College.

Apart from being a professional psychologist, Dr Wilson trained as an opera singer at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama in London and still undertakes professional engagements as an actor, singer and director.

Dr Wilson's series of lectures for 2010/11 will be The Psychology of Love and Sex. He has previously given lectures at Gresham College as the Visiting Gresham Professor of Psychology , where he has proven his skills as a popular and thought-provoking lecturer. His recent series of lectures include The Psychology of Mating and Dating and The Psychology of Performing Arts.

Recent Past Lectures
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Cosmic Influences on Behaviour?

Professor Glenn D Wilson
Tuesday, 18 March 2014 - 6:00PM
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The Oedipus Effect

Professor Glenn D Wilson
Tuesday, 18 February 2014 - 6:00PM
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Criminal Minds

Professor Glenn D Wilson
Tuesday, 21 January 2014 - 6:00PM
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Feast or Famine: The Psychology of Eating

Professor Glenn D Wilson
Tuesday, 3 December 2013 - 6:00PM
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Having a Laugh? Comedy and Comedians

Professor Glenn D Wilson
Tuesday, 5 November 2013 - 6:00PM
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The Black Dog: Causes and Cures for Depression

Professor Glenn D Wilson
Tuesday, 8 October 2013 - 6:00PM