head shot of Ian McGregorBSc (Guelph), BA, MA (Carleton), PhD (Waterloo)

I will not be accepting grad students in Fall 2022

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Research interests

Basic neural and motivational mechanics of desire, anxiety, relationships, hostility, ideals, groups, morality, religion, inspiration, meaning, resilience, extremes, perspective, compassion, character, and action. See elaboration at

Selected publications

University of Waterloo

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