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.

Brin Grenyer
The Practice and Promise of Mindfulness

Mindfulness offers the promise of a healthier mind for everyone, raising questions of how to develop a practice that works for you.
Nan Tien partnership - UOW goes into partnership with the Nan Tien Institute for academic units that count towards a degree.

Read more about Mindfulness and our partnership with the Nan Tien Institute 

Woman on mobile phone What is mobile phone radiation and how safe is it?

Australians love their smartphones: 88 per cent of us own at least one, and a whole generation has never known life without them.

But with pervasive smartphone use and associated radio waves they need to work, are there any health effects?

Hear what Professor Rodney Croft has to say 

Stuart Johnstone
Hear From Our Researchers

Watch the latest in the series of SOC Researcher Profiles, where Associate Professor Stuart Johnstone from the School of Psychology speaks about his current research project, looking into neurocognitive training for children with ADHD. Visit the research website to hear from Stuart and other researchers from the Faculty.

Watch the video on the SOC Researcher Profiles page

Shining the Light on Cyberbullying

Shining the Light on Cyberbullying in this 24/7 digital age, bullying is no longer limited to the classroom or playground.  Associate Professor Mitch Byrne and honours student Kayla Steele from the School of Psychology are researching the cyber-bullying epidemic with a timely and unique study.

Read more on this cyberbullying research

Upcoming Colloquium

Psychology Colloquia  
Spring Session 2018
Wednesday 12:30-13:30 41-104 

program to be advised

As voted by students for Spring 2017

Best Lecturer Award

A/Prof Stephen Palmisano

Best Tutor Award

Camilla Beale