Associate Professor of Psychology and Neuroscience
|Ph.D. Psychobiology||University of California, Irvine||1977|
|M.A. Zoology||University of California, Los Angeles||1972|
|B.A. Psychology||University of California, Los Angeles||1971|
Dr. Achor joined the Baylor Faculty in 1978. Prior to coming to Baylor, he was a post-doctoral research associate in the Department of Neurology, University of California, Irvine. Dr. Achor enjoys spending time with his wife and son, daughter and son-in-law and three granddaughters.
Academic Interests and ResearchDr. Achor's primary interests and research are in the history of neuroscience and psychology. More specifically, he is tracing the historical development of the auditory brain stem response and its clinical use in multiple fields of medicine. He is also developing biographies of member so the departmental faculty and tracing their academic lineage back hundreds of years.
Courses taught at Baylor
- PSY 1305 – Introduction to Psychology - Honors
- PSY 3323 – Sensation and Perception
- NSC 3323 – Sensation and Perception
- PSY 4395 – History of Psychology
- NSC 5318– Perception