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Psychology at UAlbany is the theoretical and applied study of the biological, cognitive, social, and clinical bases of human behavior.

Our faculty and students conduct high impact research that contributes to the understanding of basic psychological principles and their application to organizational, community, and health care settings. At the undergraduate level, the Department of Psychology offers a B.A. degree and a B.A. Honors degree. For graduate students, we offer the Ph.D. in Behavioral Neuroscience, Cognitive, Social, Clinical, and Industrial-Organizational (I/O) Psychology, as well as the M.A. in I/O Psychology.


Recent Department News

  • Dr. Michael Ford recognized for Research on Work-Family Conflict

    Dr. Michael Ford’s research has been recognized as a finalist nominee for the Rosabeth Moss Kanter Award for Excellence in Work-Family Research. His research paper on work-family conflict published in Journal of Applied Psychology was selected as one of the best research papers of the year in the field.