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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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Second Cole Fellow Recipient Interns at MIT Museum

Second Cole Fellow Recipient Interns at MIT Museum

Second Cole Fellow Recipient Interns at MIT Museum

Amanda Field ’17 interned at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Museum this summer with the help of the Cole Fellowship; created last year by Saint Anselm College Alumni, Marie (Horton) '78 and Ron Cole '78....Read More

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Global Seminars Offer International Scope

Global Seminars Offer International Scope

Global Seminars Offer International Scope

For students interested in taking their Anselmian experiences beyond the classroom this year, 2017 Global Seminars may be the perfect option....Read More

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'Pokemon Go' Gets People Out and About

'Pokemon Go' Gets People Out and About

'Pokemon Go' Gets People Out and About

The new fad of "Pokemon Go" has many potential good consequences, according to Loretta Brady, Ph.D., professor of psychology and co-director of the Media Engagement and Developmental Impact Lab at Saint Anselm College....Read More

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Social Work Major Receives Newman Fellowship

Social Work Major Receives Newman Fellowship

Social Work Major Receives Newman Fellowship

Katherine Carey ’18, a social work major with a psychology minor, was chosen to receive both Saint Anselm College’s Presidential Leadership Award and the Campus Compact Newman Civic Fellowship....Read More

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Alumni Office Announces Hilltop Travels Lecture Series

Alumni Office Announces Hilltop Travels Lecture Series

Alumni Office Announces Hilltop Travels Lecture Series

On June 22 and 23, Saint Anselm College’s Office of Alumni Relations will premiere a new lecture series, Hilltop Travels, which will offer alumni around the country the opportunity to hear from their favorite faculty and staff members....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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