Center for Psychological Inquiry
psychology-seating.jpg“One of our goals is to really help students connect with ways to engage with psychology both in and outside of the classroom,” said Diekman. Graduate coordinator Lauren Forrest agrees. “Our goal is to be a haven of resources for psychology undergraduates,” explained Forrest.
Alumni Spotlight
psychology-lobby.jpgNow a research and evaluation assistant in Miami University’s Center for School-based Mental Health Programs, Alexandria Intorcio graduated from Miami in 2010 with a B.A. in Psychology. Her experiences have ranged from lab research in psychophysiology to a Master’s degree in political psychology and from working on mental health grants to studying consumer psychology with Procter & Gamble.
Alumni Profile: Robert “BJ” Rydell
rydell_thumb.jpgDr. Robert “BJ” Rydell is an Associate Professor at Indiana University who completed his Ph.D at Miami University in 2005. Dr. Rydell is a prolific researcher with expertise on attitude formation and change, impression formation, and stereotype threat. Dr. Rydell has authored more than 40 papers, and has been recognized for his exceptional career by the International Social Cognition Network’s Early Career Award and as a Rising Star in psychology by the Association for Psychological Science.
Instagram's COO, Miami alum Marne Levine to give CAS commencement speech
Marne Levine, Instagram's first Chief Operating Officer and a Miami alumna, will give the speech for the recognition ceremony honoring College of Arts and Science (CAS) graduates on May 14 at 7:30 pm in Millett Assembly Hall
Inside Cleveland program preps students for professional life in northeastern Ohio
Ten majors in the College of Arts and Science (CAS) joined up with Miami University Career Services for a week-long extravaganza in the heart of Cleveland, visiting several businesses and agencies to give the students a sense of the city's professional scene
Miami hosts high school outreach events to inspire careers and creativity in the sciences
CIQS Day and an honor's biology lab bring area high school students to Miami for two different days of fun and educational science experiments
CIQS Day invites area high school female students to discover STEM careers
Miami University will hold the second annual Careers Involving Quantitative Skills (CIQS, pronounced "kicks") event, a day designed to encourage female high school students to get involved in STEM fields
"Funnel Cakes Not Included" explores suicidal expression through a comedic lens
On October 14, playwright Deena Nyer Mendlowitz presented "Funnel Cakes Not Included," a comedic one-woman play about living with suicidal depression, to a large audience in Wilks Auditorium, as part of Suicide Prevention Week
Psychology students in the REDS Lab focus on suicide among college athletes
Assistant professor of psychology April Smith and psychology majors Katie Harris and Kala Allen are working together on a research project that combines their interest in athletics with the focus of the REDS (Research on Eating Disorders and Suicidality) Lab
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    Department of Psychology

    The Department of Psychology blends a foundation in the major areas of psychology with other disciplines in the liberal arts to give you a broad range of skills, knowledge, and experiences. In our department, there are many opportunities to get involved with research, teaching, and community service. Both a BA and PhD are offered.

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