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WFU Psychology

The Department of Psychology at Wake Forest University


  • stresses both the commitment to classroom teaching characteristic of the liberal arts college and the commitment to scholarship characteristic of the research university
  • offers a rigorous undergraduate curriculum in psychology that emphasizes the scientific foundations of psychology, as well as a research-oriented master’s program designed specifically to prepare students for doctoral work
  • currently has 19 full-time and 7 part-time faculty members whose areas of expertise span the full range of psychological science
  • is housed in Greene Hall–a state-of-the-art facility that includes classrooms, research labs, offices, lounges, and study areas; with additional animal research facilities located in Winston Hall
  • teaches courses and conducts research in a wide variety of areas, with special emphasis on Self-Regulation, the Science of Well-Being, and Analysis & Measurement.