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Michael Grosso Bruce Greyson is the Chester F. Carlson Professor of Psychiatry and Director of the Division of Perceptual Studies in the Department of Psychiatry and Neurobehavioral Sciences at the University of Virginia. He was one of the founders of the International Association for Near-Death Studies, and for the past 25 years has edited the Journal of Near-Death Studies. Dr. Greyson majored in psychology at Cornell University, received his medical degree from the SUNY Upstate Medical College, and completed his psychiatric residency at the University of Virginia. He practiced and taught psychiatry at the University of Michigan and the University of Connecticut, where he was Clinical Chief of Psychiatry, before returning to the University of Virginia eleven years ago. Dr. Greyson’s research for the past three decades has focused on the aftereffects and implications of the near-death experience. He is co-editor (with Charles P. Flynn) of The Near-Death Experience: Problems, Prospects, Perspectives.

Other Sources of Biographical Information on Greyson

  • Brief Resume and Bibliography from the Division of Perceptual Studies website

  • Biography and Selected Bibliography from the Parapsychological Association website



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