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Research is a primary mission of the UConn Psychology Department. To learn more about our research, please follow the links at left under 'Divisions' (which take you to each division's Ph.D. programs).


UConn Psychology Research facts

  • UConn Psychology ranks 3rd in R&D expenditures among all U.S. psychology departments in the most recent (FY05) NSF statistics.
  • Active participation in research is a key component of undergraduate training in Psychology at UConn. In the 2006-2007 academic year, 449 undergraduates participated in faculty-supervised individualized research projects, and 76 of these undergraduates appeared as co-authors on refereed journal articles or as co-presenters on papers or posters given at regional or national conferences.