About Us

The Psychology Department at Pitt

Welcome to the Department of Psychology. As evident from our recent top-5 ranking on faculty productivity from the National Research Council, we are extremely proud of the scholarly activities of our faculty. They are on the cutting-edge of research that is shaping our understanding of the relationship between the brain and behavior. However, we are even more impressed by our faculty’s unprecedented commitment to train graduate and undergraduate students. More Learn More About Us

Dr. Kirk Erickson Receives The Chancellor's Distinguished Research Award

Chancellor Patrick Gallagher: "Erickson's research is notable for its methodological rigor and for its broad public health implications. He has had an impact in the training of neuroscience, specifically fMRI, and has changed the culture of training in his department."

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Post-Bac Program

A two-semester post-baccalaureate fellowship program for students who will help us meet our diversity goals. Learn More >