About Dr. Glenn

Dr. Sigrid Glenn's passionate commitment to the future of behavior analysis has resulted in numerous contributions to her chosen field. She has co-authored four books and over 45 articles and book chapters. Although her early research was mainly in applied areas, she is widely recognized for her later conceptual work on selection at behavioral and cultural levels. As founding chair of the Department of Behavior Analysis at the University of North Texas, Dr. Glenn established Master's and bachelor's degree programs in behavior analysis, leading the faculty to become the first graduate program to be accredited by the Association for Behavior Analysis International (ABA). With characteristic prescience about important developments in the field, Dr. Glenn, a charter certificant of the Behavior Analysis Certification Board (BACB), also led the faculty in developing the first Internet sequence of behavior analysis courses approved by BACB. Dr. Glenn has served as editor of The Behavior Analyst and on the editorial board of several other journals. She is former president of the Association for Behavior Analysis International (1993-1994), a fellow of Division 25 of the American Psychological Association, and is Regents Professor of Behavior Analysis at the University of North Texas.