Featured Lab

Temple Neuroendocrinology & Behavior Laboratory The Neuroendocrinology and Behavior Lab (NBL), led by Dr. Debra Bangasser, is studying the effects of stress on the brain, and how those effects differ between males and females. Sex differences have been observed in the prevalence and presentation of many neuropsychiatric disorders. For example, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is more…

Graduate Student Spotlight

Samantha Connolly Samantha Connolly is a student in the Clinical doctoral program, working under the guidance of Dr. Alloy in the Mood and Cognition Lab.  After earning a Bachelor’s of Arts in Psychology from Harvard University, Samantha began her journey at Temple, researching the relationship between executive functioning and cognitive vulnerabilities for depression with a…

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…

Alumni Spotlight

Corey McMillan Reflects on His Time at Temple Dr. Corey McMillan is a Research Assistant Professor of Neurology at the University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine and a member of the Neuroscience Graduate Group and Institute for Translational Medicine and Therapeutics at the University of Pennsylvania.  He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology and…