Our graduate student, Karey O'Hara, has launched a crowd source campaign to raise funds for her research project. She has raised 80% of her goal and only has until October 21 to complete the campaign. Check it out:

Post date: Tue, 10/13/2015 - 11:10

The Department of Psychology is now offering a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology through the University's new online campus! Click here for more information: PSYCH BA - ONLINE

Post date: Wed, 07/08/2015 - 13:54

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. 

Post date: Wed, 05/13/2015 - 14:25

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 and positive influence in the life of the student.

Post date: Wed, 10/01/2014 - 11:23

Congratulations to Stephen Cowen who, along with his colleague Michael Heien in Chemistry and Biochemistry, recently received a grant from the National Science Foundation to support a project entitled, “BRAIN EAGER:  Integrated Measurement of Dopamine Release and Large-Scale Ensemble Activity in Behaving Animals.”  

Post date: Mon, 08/25/2014 - 12:43

Congratulations to Dr. Elizabeth A. Krupinski, professor of medical imaging, psychology, and public health at the Arizona Health Sciences Center, for being named a Distinguished Investigator by the Academy of Radiology Research.

Post date: Thu, 07/31/2014 - 08:54

Dr. Jean-Marc Fellous and his colleagues at the University of Florida (Tampa) and INSERM Lyon (France) were awarded a new grant from the National Science Foundation entitled "A replay-driven model of spatial sequence learning in the Hippocampus-Prefrontal cortex network using reservoir computing". The project involves computational neural modeling, cognitive robotics and high density electrophysiology in behaving rats.

Post date: Thu, 07/24/2014 - 09:18

Congratulations to Psychology PhD student, Dina Spano who just received a substantial grant from the Lejeune Foundation to support her work on sleep and learning in Down Syndrome.

Post date: Mon, 07/07/2014 - 10:04

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 transfer student assistant.  Congratulations, Azucena!

Post date: Tue, 03/25/2014 - 08:23

Dr. Carol Barnes has been selected to receive the APA Distinguished Scientific Contribution Award. 

Post date: Tue, 01/07/2014 - 11:47