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

Faculty News

Connie Hammen to Receive APF 2018 Gold Medal Award for Life Achievement

Congratulations to Distinguished Research Professor Connie Hammen who will receive the 2018 Gold Medal Award for Life Achievement in the Science of Psychology from the American Psychological Foundation (APF). This award “recognizes a distinguished career and enduring contribution to advancing psychological science.”

Graduate News

ReJoyce Green receives a NIH T32 Predoctoral Fellowship with the UCLA TNDA Program

Congratulations to ReJoyce Green (Clinical Area) for being awarded the National Institutes of Health T32 Predoctoral Fellowship with the UCLA Translational Neuroscience of Drug Abuse (TNDA) Program. As a TNDA trainee, ReJoyce will complete a training curriculum and complete coursework in the neuroscience of addiction.

Undergrad News

Important Winter Quarter Dates and Deadlines

Winter Quarter instruction begins on January 8, 2018. The Schedule of Classes is available to review.  

Faculty Spotlight

Highlighting Faculty Member Elizabeth Ligon Bjork

Memory and learning are central to every aspect of cognition and behavior and the main focus of my research.  In the lab I co-direct with Robert Bjork, we explore the symbiotic interactions between learning and forgetting that often—and unintuitively—foster an adaptive memory system.
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