Undergraduate Student Spotlight

Faith Scanlon Faith Scanlon, a May 2017 graduate, is looking forward to continuing her academic journey at Texas Tech University, where she is joining the Counseling Psychology doctoral program, with a specialty in forensics.  As an Honors Psychology student at Temple, she worked as a research assistant in Dr. Michael McCloskey’s Mechanisms of Affective Dysregulation…

Psychology Career Event

This spring, the Department of Psychology partnered with the Professional Development group from the College of Liberal Arts and the Psychology Majors Association to launch the first annual Psychology Career Event.  Eighty-five student attendees heard five panelists speak about how their degree in Psychology prepared them for their careers. According to Nicole Pileggi, M.Ed., senior…

Outreach and Translation

Psychological Services Center The Psychological Services Center (PSC) at Temple University has been providing comprehensive psychological services to Temple students and members of the surrounding community for the past several decades.  Staffed by doctoral students in the Clinical Psychology Program at Temple, under the supervision of faculty from Temple’s Clinical Psychology Program, the PSC provides…

Liz Gunderson

Liz Gunderson presents at the AAAS Symposium

Liz Gunderson presented at the AAAS Annual Meeting in Boston. She discussed leveraging the home environment to promote early math learning and motivation. This was one of three presentations in a symposium highlighting current research on learning in informal (out of school) environments and how this research can inform practice and policy. Follow this link for more information about…

Master’s 4+1 Program

New Accelerated M.S. Program Designed to Prepare Students for a Doctoral Program by Dr. Pam Shapiro Fall semester 2016 marks the inaugural year of the Psychology Department’s accelerated Master of Science degree program.  The new 4 + 1 program allows outstanding psychology majors to earn both the B.A. in Psychology and an M.S. in Psychological Research in just…