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.