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

Graduate Reunion and Retirement Celebration for Dr. Alfred Kaszniak
Graduate Reunion and Retirement Celebration for Dr. Alfred Kaszniak:April 17-19th, 2015 You’re invited to join us in Tucson for a reunion of our graduate alumni. This will be a great opportunity to reunite with old friends and meet new ones.  On Saturday evening, we will be honoring our colleague... read more
Shoham & Bootzin Memorial Tree Dedication Ceremony
On Friday March 6th, 2015, the Bootzin & Shoham Memorial Tree Dedication Ceremony took place in the courtyard of the Psychology Building. The Department and Clinical Program organized for a pair of trees to be dedicated to our beloved colleagues. Several students and colleagues said a few words... read more
Annual Conference on Successful Aging (ACoSA) 2015
Co-Sponsor: Tucson Medical Center for Seniors   Thank you everyone for another great conference!   Click here for more photos of the 2015 conference. Stay tuned for information on next year's event.   PDF files of slide presentations... read more
The Department of Psychology at the University of Arizona is seeking to hire an Assistant Professor in Clinical Neuropsychology.  For more information click here
Psychology Colloquium Series
2014-2015 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

Jessica Payne, who received her PhD from our program in 2005 (Lynn Nadel, supervisor)  was awarded the Psychonomic Society’s Early Career Award this year. 
Congratulations to Ruth Robbins and her mom who, on October 10 will receive the “2014 UA Parents & Family Association Parent/Family of the Year Award” from the President.  The award is given to the parent/family of a current UA student to honor the support, guidance, encouragement, inspiration... read more