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Psychology department establishes three Alumni Awards

Posted on February 5, 2022

Nominations for the 2022 Alumni Awards are now open! See details and award descriptions below. Alumni from our undergraduate and graduate programs…

Nelson-Gray selected as the 2021–2022 Graduate School Outstanding Faculty Mentor

Posted on January 28, 2022

Dr. Rosemery Nelson-Gray is the Recipient of the 2021–2022 Graduate School Outstanding Faculty Mentor Award.   Dr. Nelson-Gray has been a faculty…

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….