Michael Persinger
#3147 Overall Influence

Michael Persinger

American-Canadian psychologist

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Michael A. Persinger was an American-Canadian professor of psychology at Laurentian University, a position he had held from 1971 until his death in 2018. His most well-known hypotheses include the temporal lobes of the human brain as the central correlate for mystical experiences, subtle changes in geomagnetic activity as mediators of parapsychological phenomena, the tectonic strain within the Earth's crust as the source of luminous phenomena attributed to unidentified aerial objects, and the importance of specific quantifications for energy , photon flux density , and small shifts in magnetic field intensities for integrating cellular activity as well as human thought with universal phenomena.

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University of Wisconsin–Madison
University of Wisconsin–Madison

Public research university in Madison, Wisconsin., USA

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Laurentian University
Laurentian University

Mid-sized bilingual university in Greater Sudbury, Ontario, Canada

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University of Manitoba
University of Manitoba

University in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

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University of Tennessee, Knoxville
University of Tennessee, Knoxville

Public university in Knoxville, Tennessee, United States

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    Influence Rankings by Discipline

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    #484 World Rank #168 USA Rank
    Biology
    #621 World Rank #178 USA Rank
    Medical
    #823 World Rank #460 USA Rank
    Psychology