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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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Finding Us

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

Recent Events

Fourth Year Presentations
Congratulations Graduate Students on your 4th Year Presentations!

Wednesday, Nov. 30, 2016 | 12:00-1:15pm
Kreplick Conference Room, Psychology Department, 490 Boston Ave.

Social Psychology Area Meeting (SPAM)
Yarrow Dunham, Yale University
"Exploring the minimal origins of intergroup bias"
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Interested in participating in an experiment? The department now has opportunities for pay that are OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. Both online and in-person studies are available. Sign up if you are interested in participating in an experiment. Please review guidelines if you are a Psy 1 or Psy 31 student.

Spring 2017 Courses Available
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Teaching Assistants

Welcome New Faculty:
Dr. Jan P. de Ruiter
Dr. Nathan Ward