Department of Psychology
Why study psychology?
Learn how to discuss and apply psychological theories and research. Acquire the expertise involved in conducting research with human participants and animals. Discover how psychology contributes to a diverse field of disciplines: brain and cognitive science, industrial organizational psychology, social psychology, and more.
You'll develop skills that lead to success in a wide range of graduate studies and professional disciplines.
Equity, Diversity and Inclusion
Call to Action 80: One Day and Every Day, This Year and Every Year
The UCalgary Psychology Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Blog...
Parental Use of “Cry Out” in a Community Sample During the First Year of Infant Life. Giesbrecht, G. F., Letourneau, N., Campbell, T., Hart, M., Thomas, J., & Tomfohr-Madsen, L. (2020). Journal of Developmental & Behavioral Pediatrics.
In the media
In the News: Michael Antle, Psychology, in Toronto Star
Was Alberta right to say ‘no’ to permanent daylight-saving time? Some experts say yes — and that other provinces are making the wrong choice
In the News: Nicole Racine, Psychology, in CBC News
Pediatricians in training hit Calgary schools to raise awareness about mental health
In the News: Deinera Exner-Cortens, Psychology, National Post
Adolescent dating violence affects 1 in 3, but murky policies mean most adults don't know how to help
News and announcements
Adam Murry asks undergrads: What are you hoping to accomplish in the real world?
Winner of Killam Undergraduate Mentorship Award encourages students to ask and answer their own research questions<br /> <br /> ...