Welcome to Department of Psychology

The Department of Psychology is part of the School of Mind, Brain, and Behavior (MBB), and is housed within the College of Science, in keeping with its strong research-oriented approach and scientifically-derived knowledge base. The Psychology Department offers an exciting array of courses and research experiences for both undergraduate and graduate students and also provides many opportunities for students to serve in the broader University and Tucson community

Faculty Search for Computational Cognitive Science or Neuroscience Assistant Professor
The Department of Psychology and the Cognitive Science Program within the interdisciplinary School of Mind, Brain, and Behavior invite applications for a tenure-track assistant professor faculty position in computational cognitive science or computational cognitive neuroscience.  ... read more
The Department of Psychology at the University of Arizona is seeking to hire an Associate Professor in Clinical Psychology.  For more information click here
Annual Conference on Successful Aging (ACoSA)
Promoting Successful Aging and Brain Health             Department of Psychology --- Evelyn F. McKnight Brain Institute -- BIO5 Institute Diamond Sponsor: Tucson Medical Center University of Arizona February 21, 2014 DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Tucson-Reid Park  SUCCESSFUL AGING:  REDUCING YOUR... read more
Psychology Colloquium Series
2013-2014 Colloquium Series   Colloquium are held in the Psychology Building, Room 306 @ 4:00pm Cookies & soda will be available before the colloquium. If you are not already receiving email announcements, you may obtain them by sending a message from your email account to: ... read more

Department News

Azucena Gonzalez is the recipient of the 2014 Outstanding Senior Award for the Department of Psychology.  Azucena conducted an original empirical honors thesis on acculturation and responses to bias in a health care setting, conducted in Spanish and English.  In addition, she volunteers as a... read more
Dr. Carol Barnes has been selected to receive the APA Distinguished Scientific Contribution Award.