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The psychology program contributes to the liberal education of Reed students by emphasizing the application of empirical methods to the study of cognitive, affective, social, and behavioral processes. Students conduct research with faculty mentors in the laboratory and in the field. Reed psychology students routinely present collaborative research at national and international scientific meetings, publish in scientific journals, and have demonstrated success in research grants, fellowships, and awards.

Upcoming Events

Psychology: Internships, Careers, and Life Beyond Reed

Join us for a discussion of internships, jobs, and career explorations that you might explore both after Reed and while here!

9/19 4:30pm
Psychology Colloquium: Christine Fleener, Ph.D.

"A Dynamic Approach to Primate Cognitive Development"

9/26 4:30pm
Psychology Colloquium: Michael Cohen

"Characterizing the Richness of the Visual World: Evidence from Virtual Reality." Join us for a talk by Michael Cohen, PhD from Amherst College, whose...

10/3 4:30pm
Psychology Colloquium: Alison Weiss '05

"Working memory and inhibitory control in healthy adult rhesus macaques: performance norms and neuroimaging correlates." Join us for a talk by Alison Weiss...

10/10 4:30pm
Psychology community event: Halloween Studies

Halloween snacks and discussion of Psychology's "Halloween Studies"

10/31 4:30pm

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