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Glenn Scheyd, Ph.D.

Glenn Scheyd
Associate Professor / Chair, Department of Psychology and Neuroscience Full-Time Faculty
(954) 262-7991 scheydjr@nova.edu
Office: Parker 226

Education

  • Ph.D. University of New Mexico
  • M.S. University of New Mexico
  • B.A. University of Texas

Professional Interests

Dr. Glenn J. Scheyd serves as chair of the Department of Psychology and Neuroscience. He holds the rank of Associate Professor and teaches both undergraduate and graduate level courses in the department, as well as undergraduate courses for the Farquhar Honors College. Dr. Scheyd was raised in New Orleans, the second of five children, and received his B.A. in psychology from the University of Texas in 1999. He also earned an M.S. and Ph.D. in evolutionary psychology from the University of New Mexico (2002, 2006). His primary area of academic interest is human mate selection, specifically the investigation of factors that impact judgments of physical attractiveness. He has been a faculty member at NSU since 2007.

Areas of Academic Focus

  • evolutionary psychology
  • human mate selection
  • individual differences in attractiveness perception
  • intrasexual competition

Courses Taught

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