Located in the heart of Los Angeles, the University of Southern California Department of Psychology has among its faculty internationally recognized scholars and one of the most diverse student populations in the United States. Our faculty and students are engaged in groundbreaking studies, investigating basic theoretical questions and bringing their work to bear on some of society's most pressing needs. The department offers graduate training in five areas: Brain & Cognitive Science, Clinical Science, Developmental Psychology, Quantitative Methods, and Social Psychology.
The first graduate class in the Master of Science in Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) began Fall, 2018Dr. Jonathan Tarbox joined the department as Associate Professor of the Practice of Psychology and is Director of the ABA program.
Kelly Durbin Receives NRSA AwardKelly Durbin, received a Kirschstein NRSA Individual Predoctoral Fellowship (F31) for her project titled, "Effects of Aging on the Selectivity of Attention and Memory."