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Greg L. Robinson-Riegler

Professor & Department Chair of Psychology
Ph.D., Purdue University, 1990
(651) 962-5034
Toll Free
(800) 328-6819, Ext. 2-5034
2115 Summit Avenue
St. Paul, MN 55105

Academic History
B.S., University of Cincinnati, 1984
M.A., Purdue University, 1986
Ph.D., Purdue University, 1990

Dr. Robinson-Riegler began teaching at UST in 1990.  He frequently teaches General Psychology, Cognition, and Research Methods in Cognition. His specialty area is memory illusions, memory and emotion, cognitive processes associated with paranormal experiences. Current projects include research into cognitive processing of attractive and unattractive faces, false memories for different types of events, and individual differences in the ability to divide attention.

He is seeking research assistants for reading and meeting to discuss background literature, development of stimulus materials, testing participants, and data analysis.

I'm originally from Cincinnati, Ohio. My wife is a faculty member in the Augsburg psychology department (Bridget Robinson-Riegler). Currently, we're working on a textbook for cognition. I'm an avid sports fan (mainly baseball and football), and also an avid Simpsons fan."

Summer 2020 Courses

Summer 2020 Courses
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Fall 2020 Courses

Fall 2020 Courses
Course - Section Title Days Time Location
PSYC 111 - 03 General Psychology M - W - F - - 1215 - 1320 JRC LL62

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M - W - F - -

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1215 - 1320



Course Registration Number:

44051 (View in ClassFinder)

Credit Hours:

4 Credit Hours


Gregory L. Robinson-Riegler

An introduction to the research questions, concepts, theories, methods, and findings of psychological science. Although the selection varies with instructor, topics include brain function, psychological testing, sensation and perception, cognition (learning, memory, language), states of consciousness, motivation, human development, personality, origins and treatment of disorders, social behavior, stress and health, and applied psychology (workplace, community, environment). This course fulfills the Social Analysis requirement in the core curriculum.

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J-Term 2021 Courses

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