Research shows how non-motor brain areas play a critical role in shaping motor learning.
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Sari van Anders investigates how social experiences impact our identities, our bodies, and our research.
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A new mural in Humphrey Hall represents a space of sharing and mutual respect between the Anishinaabe, Mississaugas of the Ojibways, and Haudenosaunee.
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Department of Psychology


Welcome to the Department of Psychology

The Queen's Psychology Department is home to 35 labs where faculty members conduct research in Brain, Behaviour and Cognitive Science, as well as Developmental, Social, and Clinical Psychology. Students have the opportunity to work alongside faculty researchers and graduate students, investigating topics such as sexuality, bullying, mood disorders, and infant cognition.

Undergraduate Program

The Psychology Department at Queen’s University provides internationally renowned research programs known for: the excellence and integrity of its faculty, students and training; the innovation and value of its research, scholarship, and skill development.

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Graduate Programs

The Department of Psychology at Queen's University offers a wide range of Programs in core areas of Psychology, with a strong emphasis on fundamental research and discovery, as well as intensive training in clinical skills and applications.

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Office of the Provost update on masking

In light of the increasing circulation of respiratory viruses and hospitalizations across the province, Ontario's chief medical officer of health is strongly recommending that Ontarians wear masks in all indoor public settings, including in schools.

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