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Professor and alumna Loretta Brady is a clinical psychologist who teaches organizational, cross cultural, and experimental psychologyLoretta Brady '99: Clinical Psychologist. Professor. Anselmian.
Marianna Eddy '01Students who major in psychology are given preparation for graduate study, for counseling, teaching and more.
Prof. Joseph Troisi works with a student in his labStudents have numerous opportunities for hands on research in the department's laboratories.

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Psychology Department

The Psychology major is designed for students to study the science of human and animal behavior. Departmental courses provide the student with the opportunity to gain a general understanding in three different areas:

  • Brain and Behavior
  • Development and Potential
  • Society and Relationships

Courses include hands-on laboratory and field work experiences for students to gain competency and skills within the field of Psychology.

Courses within the department are designed to prepare students for graduate studies in a variety of fields ranging from legal, medical, research or business as well as equip them with marketable skills for a complex, dynamic global workforce.

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Saint Anselm College Hosts 38th Annual New England Arson Seminar

Saint Anselm College Hosts 38th Annual New England Arson Seminar

Saint Anselm College Hosts 38th Annual New England Arson Seminar

On May 23-27, the college will host the 38th annual New England Arson Seminar. The event, which will feature presentations by several Saint Anselm professors, is also aided by a recent graduate and supported by several current Saint Anselm students....Read More

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Sheehan Encourages Graduates to Show Anselmian Compassion

Sheehan Encourages Graduates to Show Anselmian Compassion

Sheehan Encourages Graduates to Show Anselmian Compassion

During Saint Anselm College's 123rd commencement exercises on Saturday, May 21, commencement speaker and alumnus Michael Sheehan addressed 433 members of the class of 2016, asking them to bring the Anselmian traditions of compassion and kindness into the world....Read More

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Debate Team and Rebecca Pelletier '17 Complete Successful Year

Debate Team and Rebecca Pelletier '17 Complete Successful Year

Debate Team and Rebecca Pelletier '17 Complete Successful Year

The debate team ends a successful year following first-place finishes in regional competition and junior Rebecca Pelletier's ranking of ninth in the nation at a national tournament....Read More

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98% of the Class of 2015 Employed, in School, Volunteering

98% of the Class of 2015 Employed, in School, Volunteering

98% of the Class of 2015 Employed, in School, Volunteering

Within six months of graduating, 98% of Saint Anselm College's class of 2015 were continuing their education, working full-time, and volunteering around the globe....Read More

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Thirty-nine Students Inducted into Delta Epsilon Sigma Honor Society

Thirty-nine Students Inducted into Delta Epsilon Sigma Honor Society

Thirty-nine Students Inducted into Delta Epsilon Sigma Honor Society

Saint Anselm College has announced the acceptance of 39 students by the Delta Epsilon Sigma national scholastic honor society. The new members were inducted into the Tau chapter of the Society in ceremonies at Saint Anselm College....Read More

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Contact Information

Elizabeth Ossoff, Ph.D., Chair
Saint Anselm College
100 Saint Anselm Drive #1608
Manchester, NH 03102
(603) 641-7133
psychology@anselm.edu

Alumni Profiles

Marianna Eddy

Marianna Eddy, class of 2001

Marianna's attraction to neuroscience began when she was an Undergraduate Research Scholar at Saint Anselm. She went on to earn her Ph.D. in experimental psychology at Tufts University and did postdoctoral work at MIT. There, she focused on reading development and dyslexia in children.  Read more »

Read this, and other psychology department alumni stories on our spotlight on alumni page.

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