Behaviors result from a complex web of interacting influences. Our department takes an interdisciplinary approach, exposing students to the various approaches to psychological research that reveal these complex influences.

Major Explorations: Psychology

Catherine Sanderson, Poler Family Professor in Psychology and Chair of Psychology provides an overview of the psychology department, including some of the courses students can enroll in and careers that a psychology major can pursue.

Psychology Department

Research Laboratories

The Department of Psychology provides numerous laboratories for studying many aspects of psychology鈥攆rom physiological psychology and behavioral neuroscience to cognitive psychology, and much more.

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Professional & Summer Opportunities

Learn more about post-grad job opportunities in the field and summer internships for undergraduates, including research assistantships, applied internships and departmental honors research.