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Founded in the early 1960s, the Department has grown to become one of the most esteemed Departments of Psychology in Canada.

Our faculty and our graduate program are internationally renowned.


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  1. Apr. 16, 2018Psychology graduate student is keynote speaker at Non-Academic Career ConferenceRobin Mazumder

  2. Apr. 11, 2018Psychology PhD student wins Amit & Meena Chakma Award for Exceptional Teaching by a StudentAlex Huynh and faculty members

    From left to right: David Moscovitch, Winny Shen, Myra Fernandes, Joanne Wood, Igor Grossmann, Hilary Bergsieker, Colin MacLeod, Alex Huynh, and Ramona Bobocel.  Photo taken by Feridun Hamdullahpur.

  3. Apr. 10, 2018Psychology Graduate Student talks about the importance of bike lanesRobin Mazumder

    The Kitchener Record recently featured PhD candidate Robin Mazumder discussing the importance of bike lanes.  

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