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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


Wednesday, March 28, 2018 | 3:00-4:00pm
Cohen Auditorium

CBS Talk
Mina Cikara
Assistant Professor, Harvard University
"Their pain, our pleasure"
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Wednesday, March 28, 2018 | 4:30pm
Barnum 008 (163 Packard Ave, Medford)

Annual Biopsychology Lecture
Dr. Catharine Winstanley
Professor, The University of B.C., Vancouver
"Skewed by Cues?: Exploring the Neurobiology of Decision-Making Impairments in Addiction Vulnerability"
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Paid Research Participation System

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.


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

Fall 2018 Courses Available
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Spring 2018 Office Hours
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