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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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Students Conduct Summer INBRE Research

Students Conduct Summer INBRE Research

Students Conduct Summer INBRE Research

When they return to the Hilltop in September, the 25 students who spent their summers conducting research in the college’s labs through the New Hampshire INBRE Program will have more than a poster to show for their hard work....Read More

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Leadership Honor Society Inducts 87 Students

Leadership Honor Society Inducts 87 Students

Leadership Honor Society Inducts 87 Students

The National Society of Leadership and Success, the nation's largest Leadership Honor Society, has inducted 87 students into the chapter of Saint Anselm College, Sigma Alpha Pi....Read More

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Social Sciences Honor Society Inducts 54 Students

Social Sciences Honor Society Inducts 54 Students

Social Sciences Honor Society Inducts 54 Students

Pi Gamma Mu, the international honor society in social sciences, has inducted 54 students from Saint Anselm College to the college's Beta chapter for the recent 2016-2017 academic year....Read More

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National French Honor Society Inducts Five Students

National French Honor Society Inducts Five Students

National French Honor Society Inducts Five Students

Pi Delta Phi, the national collegiate French honor society, inducted five students from Saint Anselm College to the college's Kappa Epsilon chapter for the recently-completed 2016-2017 academic year....Read More

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Pre-Orientation Program Gives Incoming Anselmians Smooth Transition to College Life

Pre-Orientation Program Gives Incoming Anselmians Smooth Transition to College Life

Pre-Orientation Program Gives Incoming Anselmians Smooth Transition to College Life

Starting on August 21, first-year students will participate in the "Transitions," pre-orientation program that provides resources to help them grow their professional networks, develop leadership skills, and acclimate to their new home on the Hilltop....Read More

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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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