News & Events


Congratulations, December Docs!

Posted on January 10, 2022

The department would like to congratulate our new PhD holders and their graduate advisors! Front row, L to R: Drs. Yesenia Mejia…

Paul Silvia

Silvia to deliver Torrance Lecture

Posted on October 19, 2021

Dr. Paul Silvia will deliver the 2021 Torrance Lecture on Thursday, November 11. The title of his lecture is Ordinary Creativity in…

Cameron Pugach awarded Predoctoral NRSA award

Posted on August 28, 2021

Cameron Pugach, a clinical psychology graduate student in the COPE Lab, has been awarded a predoctoral National Research Service Award from the…

Julia Mendez Smith

Chance Camp UNCG featured on news

Posted on August 28, 2021

Chance Camp UNCG is a program designed to introduce Latinx high school students to university life and assist them in navigating the…

Susan Phillips Keane

Dream Camp: 13 years and counting

Posted on August 2, 2021

Dream Camp is in its 13th year and it is the focus of a College of Arts and Sciences feature story.  Led…

Wiley’s latest research featured in multiple media outlets

Posted on July 26, 2021

Dr. Robert Wiley‘s latest research, published in Psychological Science, indicates that the practice of handwriting positively impacts our language learning for both…

Women’s History Month: Honoring Dr. Rosemery Nelson-Gray as Trailblazer

Posted on March 24, 2021

Dr. Rosemery Nelson-Gray has served the Department of Psychology and university for 49 years and counting. She was recently interviewed about her…

Announcement of Faculty Promotions

Posted on March 24, 2021

Four psychology faculty will be promoted effective August 1, 2021:   Dr. Levi Baker has been promoted to Associate Professor with Tenure….

Estle Wins College of Arts and Sciences Teaching Excellence Award

Posted on March 24, 2021

Dr. Sara Estle has been awarded the UNCG College of Arts and Sciences Teaching Excellence Award for non-tenure-track faculty. Estle teaches numerous…

100% Match for Clinical Predoctoral Internships

Posted on February 26, 2021

The department is proud to announce a 100% match for predoctoral internships for graduate students in our clinical psychology program:   Gail…