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Psychology Department


Welcome to the Department of Psychology at Virginia Tech. The Department is home to more than 25 faculty, 6 staff, 60 graduate students, and 700 undergraduate majors. We offer doctoral areas of concentration in Clinical Science, Developmental Science, Industrial/Organizational Psychology, and Biological Psychology. Our faculty and students are actively engaged in basic and applied research that is advancing knowledge in a variety of areas of psychology and health related behavior. If these pages do not answer your questions please contact us directly and we will be more than happy to help.

Department Highlight

Shelmeshia Hill, a McNair Scholar, explains her work at the Virginia Tech Summer Research Symposium

Shelmeshia Hill explains her work at the Virginia Tech Summer Research Symposium. Shelmeshia, a McNair Scholar, worked with a team of researchers from Julie Dunsmore’s Social Development Lab and...