News and Events
Melissa Libertus featured in Pittwire
Congrats to Melissa Libertus, a featured researcher in Pittwire. Melissa is a faculty member in the Cognitive and Developmental Programs, with an internationally recognized program of research examining the development of math abilities and strategies for boosting math achievement. See article.
Pittsburgh achieves a perfect score
The city of Pittsburgh achieved a perfect score on an annual Municipal Equality Index that evaluates whether local laws, policies, and services are inclusive of the LGBTQ community. Our Department is proud to have a Mayor that advocates for, welcomes, and celebrates diversity and inclusion. Read More
Clinical Psychology Graduate Studies Ranked #11!
The U.S. News and World Report rankings of Clinical Psychology Programs has been announced and Pitt is ranked #11! See article
Kudos to Jess Edelstein, a Psychology alum (A&S ’11). Jess is an inventor and entrepreneur who has built a multimillion dollar company that markets PiperWai, an aluminum-free, stain-free deodorant. She credits her Psychology degree with giving her the tools and knowledge needed to run a successful business, such as understanding research methods, motivating employees, and recognizing reactions to stress. It also helps that when she puts her mind to something, she makes it happen out of pure enthusiasm, passion, and stubbornness! See Article