Co-Departmental Heads: Pitt Derryberry & Steven Wininger

The Department of Psychology is a student-focused, collaborative, and innovative unit that serves the university community.

The Department of Psychology strives to provide:

  • High quality teaching, training, and advising of students with an emphasis on rigor, pursuit of continual improvement, and preparation for employment or graduate study.
  • Basic and applied research with a focus on mentoring students in the research process .
  • Applied graduate programs that produce practitioner-scholars prepared to serve the Commonwealth of Kentucky and surrounding regions.
  • A team environment where faculty members collaborate and work well together with the goal of advancing both the department and individual faculty members.
  • Identification and facilitation of areas of excellence for individuals, cohorts, and the entire department.


Browse the Psychology Collections:

Psychology Capstone Projects

Psychology Dissertations

Psychology Faculty Publications

Psychology Student Honors Theses

Psychology Theses