Scientists & Researchers

Jacob Glazier is a transdisciplinary researcher based at the University of West Georgia. His scholarship includes critical theory and parapsychology.

British psychical researcher (1895-1992) noted for contributions to the critical literature on hauntings and physical mediumship.

Canadian biologist and cancer researcher (1920-2010) who pioneered laboratory studies of ‘laying-on-of-hands’ or spiritual healing.

British philosopher and psychologist (b 1935) who has published extensively on lucid dreams, ESP and the out-of-body experience.

German-born linguist and psychical researcher living in Britain (1925-1984) who investigated and wrote about parapsychological phenomena.

Emeritus Professor of Psychiatry and Neurobehavioral Sciences at the University of Virginia, and a leading researcher on near-death experiences.

Jacobo Grinberg-Zylberbaum (1946-?) was a Mexican psychologist and consciousness researcher who carried out experiments in telepathy and extraocular vision.

Engineer and inventor (1919-2006) who in later life became interested in psychical research. He was the principal investigator of the 1977 Enfield poltergeist case.  

English psychiatrist and author (1905-1992) who attracted notice in the 1970s with books claiming the group reincarnation of members of the Cathars, a medieval French Christian sect.

Edmund Gurney (1847-1888) was a founder member of the Society for Psychical Research, noted for his research on hypnotism, telepathy and apparitions.