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The Department of Psychology offers BA, Minor, BA/MA, MA, and PhD programs. Courses are offered in clinical, social, personality, development, behavioral neuroscience, and experimental psychology. Students may design programs that approach psychology as a social science, a natural science, or a combination of both.

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Upcoming Theses & Dissertation Defenses

Jordan Wyatt will defend his Master’s thesis on Wednesday November 9th 2:30pm-4:30pm, in Asbury 336. The title of his thesis is: "Evidence of Contrast in Analysis of Chess Games.”

The committee members are:

Scott Parker
Zehra Peynircioglu
Laura Duval

Greta Bielaczyc Raglan will defend her dissertation on Friday, November 18, 2016 from 12-3 pm in Asbury 336. The title of her dissertation is: "Obstetrician-Gynecologists' knowledge, practices, and decision-making regarding depression during perimenopause."

The committee is:

Laura Juliano
Kate Gunthert
Jay Schulkin
Peter Schmidt (outside reader)