Biographical Sketch

Dr. Bill Roberts has been a professor at the University of Western Ontario for more than 40 years, with more than 100 journal publications.  He has been editor of the journal Learning and Motivation since 2000, and is a Fellow of both Division 3 (Experimental Psychology) and Division 6 (Behavioral Neuroscience and Comparative Psychology) of the American Psychological Association.  

In 2005 Dr. Roberts received the International Conference on Comparative Cognition Research Award in honour of his outstanding contributions to the study of animal cognition.  

Dr. Roberts was conferred Professor Emeritus status in 2004 and maintains an active lab and publishing career.


B.Sc. - University of Maryland, 1960

M.A. - Bryn Mawr College, 1962

Ph.D. - Bryn Mawr College, 1965