Profile

Scott Greer
Name:
Scott Greer
Email:
sgreer@upei.ca
Position:
Associate Professor
Department:
Psychology
Phone:
902-566-0690
Building:
Memorial Hall 204
Island Scholar:
Island Scholar Biography

Associate Professor

BA (Memphis); MA, PhD (York)

Main research interests include historical, theoretical, and philosophical issues in psychology. Recent research has been in the area of critical history and historiography of psychological theory and practice, including a genealogical approach to the measurement of the self and self-esteem. Other interests involve qualitative research methods, especially phenomenological and narrative approaches, psychobiography, depth psychology, and human motivation and emotion.

Research Interests
  • Freud and psychoanalytic thought
  • The self and consciousness
  • History and theory of psychology

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