Scott Gronlund is a professor of psychology and the Roger and Sherry Teigen Presidential Professor at the University of Oklahoma. He has an undergraduate degree in psychology from UC Irvine, and a Ph.D. from Indiana University. Before arriving at the University of Oklahoma, he completed a postdoctoral fellowship at Northwestern University.
Scott and his students apply basic memory research to solve real-world problems, and he has published more than 70 papers on memory and decision-making. His current focus is on eyewitness identification, especially the role of the lineup. The National Science Foundation has supported this work, and he prepared an amicus brief for the U.S. Supreme Court for petitioner Kevin Keith.