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
One Year Later: An Open Letter to the University of Calgary
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 The Calgary Herald
We can ditch changing clocks in referendum, but then which time do we use?
In the News: Michael Antle, Psychology, in Global News
Psychology professor favours permanent standard time in daylight saving debate
In the News: Kelly Dean Schwartz, Psychology, in The Calgary Herald
Students faced anxiety, but remained resilient in pandemic: U of C study
News and announcements
Five tips to avoid COVID-19 misinformation online
Jonathan N. Stea, UCalgary professor and member of new social media movement, outlines how to exercise critical thinking during pandemic...