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The Department of Psychology at Tufts University conducts cutting-edge research aimed at understanding the causes and consequences of mental processes and behavior. Our work addresses social, cognitive, and neural levels of analysis. We are innovative and interdisciplinary in our approach and emphasize understanding phenomena that have a direct impact on society.
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Department of Psychology
Tufts University
490 Boston Ave.
Medford, MA 02155

Office: 617.627.3523
Fax: 617.627.3181

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Psychology Building


Cognitive and Brain Science Colloquium
Date: Monday, October 20, 2014
Time: 3pm – 4pm
Sam Gershman, Ph.D.
Department of Brain and Cognitive Science, MIT
Title: Memory and the statistical structure of the world
Location: Paige Hall, Terrace Room

The First Annual G.V.R. Khodadad Endowed Lecture on the Neurobiology of Aggression
Date: Friday, October 24, 2014
10:00 a.m. Refreshments at 9:30 am, panel discussion to follow
Speaker: Professor Adrian Raine, University of PA
Title: The Anatomy of Violence: The Biological Roots of Crime
Location: Barnum Hall, Room 008,
163 Packard Ave, Medford

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New Joint PhD program in Cognitive Science!
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Course Listings:
Spring 2015 Course Booklet now available >

Welcome to:

- Dr. Paul Muentener, our newest faculty member
- Dr. Alex Queen starting Fall 2015
- Dr. Elizabeth Race starting Fall 2015

Job Opportunities:

Associate or Full Professor, Cognitive Science >