Prospective graduate students, please consult this webpage for important information about this year’s application process.

Faculty News

Congratulations to Dr. Janet Tomiyama!

The Health Psychology Area is delighted to announce that Dr. Janet Tomiyama was promoted to Associate Professor this year and was among the five psychological scientists awarded the 2017 Association for Psychological Science (APS) Janet Taylor Spence Award for Transformative Early Career Contributions. The Janet Taylor Spence Award, named for APS’s first elected president, recognizes early-career scientists whose cutting-edge work promises to advance psychological science. Here is an interview with Professor Tomiyama, published in the APS Observer.

Graduate News

Jenna Cummings and Leslie Rith-Najarian receive the APA Dissertation Research Award

Congratulations to Jenna Cummings (Health Area) and Leslie Rith-Najarian (Clinical Area) on being selected as recipients of the 2017 American Psychological Association (APA) Dissertation Research Award. The purpose of the APA Science Directorate's Dissertation Research Award program is to assist science-oriented doctoral students of psychology with research costs.

Undergrad News

Winter Enrollment Information

The Winter 2018 Schedule has been updated with more information on class offerings. Please note that priority enrollment pass appointments began November 6 and first pass enrollment appointments began November 9.  Second pass apparointments began November 16. Please make sure to check and double check your enrollment appointments through myUCLA.

Faculty Spotlight

Highlighting Faculty Member Katherine Karlsgodt

Adolescence is a time of ongoing neurodevelopment, as well as a period of risk for development of major mental illnesses such as schizophrenia. My laboratory uses neuroimaging to investigate how changes in the brain during this dynamic period may contribute to cognitive function and illness onset.
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