Unlock secrets of the mind!
The psychology major at Franklin & Marshall is widely recognized for its academic excellence and strong focus on empirical research.
Our majors benefit from outstanding facilities and resources, including specialized laboratories. Students are guided on an individual basis by highly acclaimed faculty who are active scholars committed to undergraduate education.
The new Barshinger Life Sciences & Philosophy Building provides students access to sophisticated resources enabling investigation in primate behavior, artificial intelligence, the development of communication and language in infants, perceptual problems in night driving and the nature of interpersonal relationships.
The Psychology department also offers majors through two interdisciplinary programs:
Students engage in collaborative work and develop close relationships with faculty. They also enjoy many opportunities to interact informally with other students and faculty, including colloquia and department-sponsored events such as picnics, ballgames, and the annual Homecoming Tailgating Party with alumni.Research
Open Faculty Positions in Psychology
The Psychology Department at Franklin & Marshall College invites applications for Visiting Assistant Professors and/or Visiting Instructors during academic year 2017-2018.LEARN MORE
Psychology News and Events
Pennsylvania Physician General Rachel Levine, one of the few transgender public officials in the nation, began her Jan. 19 talk on transgender medicine, gender identity and sexual orientation at...Read More
Male chimpanzees appear to play a significant role in their infants’ lives, including making sure they are protected, according to the latest primate research that challenges previous understanding...Read More