Professor of Psychology Emeritus (retired)
George Gescheider specializes in brain and behavioral patterns, psychophysics and sensory physiology. Gescheider’s research has contributed to the identification of specific receptor systems responsible for the perception of mechanical stimuli. He is a member of nine professional societies and has received the Pentagon Society Award for Excellence in Teaching, the National Service Award, the William R. Kenan, Jr. Professorship and is a fellow of the Acoustical Society of America.
Appointed to the Faculty1964
Ph.D., University of Virginia
M.S., Tulane University
B.S., Denison University