The Department of Psychology offers BA, Minor, BA/MA, MA, and PhD programs. Courses are offered in clinical, social, personality, development, behavioral neuroscience, and experimental psychology. Students may design programs that approach psychology as a social science, a natural science, or a combination of both.
Dr. Nicole Caporino, Assistant Professor of Psychology, has been selected as a 2016 "Rising Star" by the Association for Psychological Science (APS). The APS explains that "The Rising Star designation recognizes outstanding psychological scientists in the earliest stages of their research career post-PhD whose innovative work has already advanced the field and signals great potential for their continued contributions."
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Center for Behavioral Neuroscience
The Center for Behavioral Neuroscience provides a unique interdisciplinary research and training environment that promotes excellence in the study of brain function and its manifestation in behavior.
Assistant Professor of Psychology Nicole Caporino has received the first-ever Anne Marie Albano Early Career Award for Integration of Science and Practice from the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies (ABCT)