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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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Professors Begin Summer Projects

Professors Begin Summer Projects

Professors Begin Summer Projects

Saint Anselm College professors will have a busy summer taking advantage of the time for research, writing, and traveling....Read More

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97% of the Class of 2014 Employed, in School, Volunteering

97% of the Class of 2014 Employed, in School, Volunteering

97% of the Class of 2014 Employed, in School, Volunteering

Within six months of graduating, 97% of the class of 2014 had a job, were continuing their education, or were volunteering full-time....Read More

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S.O.A.R. Program Showcases Student Work

S.O.A.R. Program Showcases Student Work

S.O.A.R. Program Showcases Student Work

Throughout the month of April, students are presenting their papers, speeches, artwork, research, and interactive projects through the college's program series Showcasing Our Art and Research (S.O.A.R.). ...Read More

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Psychology Department Hosts Drug Addiction Recovery Lecture

Psychology Department Hosts Drug Addiction Recovery Lecture

Psychology Department Hosts Drug Addiction Recovery Lecture

On Wednesday April 8, the Psychology Department will host Dr. John Kelly, of Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard University, and Dartmouth College's Dr. Alan Budney for the second annual Hechtl/Lasky Psychology Lecture series at 7 p.m., in the Dana Center...Read More

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Thirty-Nine Students Inducted into Honor Society

Thirty-Nine Students Inducted into Honor Society

Thirty-Nine Students Inducted into Honor Society

Thirty-nine students were inducted into Saint Anselm College's National Honor Society for achieving academic excellence...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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