School of Psychology

School of Psychology

The School of Psychology offers excellent facilities and staff which provide quality education and research opportunities. We have extensive computer facilities as well as teaching and research laboratories, all supported by a team of professional technical staff. Our undergraduate program provides a solid foundation in psychological science and can be combined with studies in a range of other disciplines.

Best Lecturer & Best Tutor Award Session 1, 2016

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You are invited to attend Hugh Mackay's Book Launch

The Faculty of Social Sciences and the School of Psychology invite you to attend the launch of Hugh Mackay’s new book “Beyond Belief: How we find meaning, with or without religion”

Date:    Monday, 6 June, 11.30am–2pm
Venue: Building 67 Foyer, University of Wollongong

Our Research

The School of Psychology includes several research entities, covering a variety of areas within psychological science. For further information, you can view our Research page

For a detailed description of individual research interests and publications, please visit our contacts page.


Institute Linkages

   Brain And Behaviour Research Institute Northfields Psychology Clinic Illawarra Institute for Mental Health

News & Events

Well-earned award for Psychology's Sarah Loughran

It's a great pleasure to announce that the School of Psychology's Dr Sarah Loughran has received the 2016 European Bioelectromagnetics Association (EBEA) Chiabrera Award.

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Upcoming colloquium

Wednesday 1 June 2016
12.30 – 1.30pm in room 41.104.
Professor Brett Hayes, UNSW.
Topic: How many types of reasoning are there? A new approach to the single-dual process debate.

Psychology Honours Research Proposal Poster Presentations

5 April 2016

Congratulations to
Best Poster: Annalise de Groot
Honourable Mention: Kathryn Rankin, Alicia Piper


  • Best Lecturer – Dr Michael Matthias
  • Best Tutor – Fiona Calvert

As voted by students for Spring Session 2015