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Psychological Sciences Faculty and Staff - Farley Norman

Dr. Farley Norman

Dr. Farley Norman

University Distinguished Professor

Office:  GRH 3030
Phone:  270-745-2094

Research interests (for complete list, see personal website):

  • Vision
  • Haptics
  • Psychophysics
  • Computer Programming/3-D Graphics Rendering
  • Motion & Speed Perception
  • 3-D Shape Perception
  • Effects of Aging upon Perception
  • Blindness/Low Vision
  • Perceived Geometry & Spatial Distances
  • Visual & Haptic Memory

Dr. Norman is also the Director of the Gustav Fechner Perception Laboratory.


  • PSYS 411 - Sensation and Perception
  • PSYS 481 - History of Psychology
  • PSYS 490 - Independent Research
  • PSYS 465 - Psychopharmacology
  • PSYS 590 - Scientific Programming in C

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 Last Modified 9/24/14