Academics for Black Survival and Wellness

Pearis Bellamy, Counseling Psychology Doctoral Student & Dr. Della Mosley, Assistant Professor, Counseling Psychology Launch National Campaign, Academics for Black Survival and Wellness, to intervene against Anti-Black racism Juneteenth, June 19, 2020 – June 25, 2020 Academics for Black Survival and Wellness is an initiative started by a Black doctoral student (Pearis Bellamy) and her […]

Psychology Internship Established with Gainesville Public Defenders Office

(Photo via https://www.brameheck.com/projects/alachua-county-public-defender-office-building/) Dr. Brian Cahill, a lecturer for the University of Florida Department of Psychology, has established a year-long internship with the Gainesville Public Defenders Office exclusively for Psychology undergraduate students. This is an unpaid internship that will allow Psychology students to earn valuable experience in the field of law. Students will be working directly […]

Dr. Kate Ratliff Receives Award for Inclusive Excellence

Picture: Dr. Kate Ratliff receiving award from Dr. William Atkins, Associate Dean of Students and Senior Director of Multicultural and Diversity Affairs department Dr. Kate Ratliff, of the UF Department of Psychology, recently won the Award for Inclusive Excellence. The award is presented by UF’s Multicultural and Diversity Affairs department to one UF faculty member per […]

Please Join UF Psychology in Welcoming Our New Faculty for the Fall 2019 Semester

In the beginning of the Fall 2019 semester the UF Psychology Department has added 7 new members to our Faculty. This has added 1 Lecturer, 1 Clinical Assistant Professor and 5 Assistant Professors to UF Psychology. Dr. Matt baldwin Dr. Baldwin is an assistant professor in social psychology and the director of the Self Mind […]

The 2019 PGSO Undergraduate Research Forum Winners Announced

The annual Undergraduate Research Forum, hosted by the Psychology Graduate Student Organization (PGSO), showcased some of the department’s best undergraduate research. Each of the five areas were represented by undergraduates who presented original research, extensions, and collaborations with faculty and graduate student mentors. Each poster was evaluated by first year psychology graduate students and the […]

New Class For Gainesville Public Defenders Office Internship

Dr. Brian Cahill established a year-long internship with the Gainesville Public Defenders Office, exclusively for Psychology undergraduate students. Students will be working directly with lawyers who represent low income clients facing criminal charges in Alachua County, both misdemeanors and felonies. After a competitive process, four Psychology undergraduates have been named as the newest members of this […]

Psychology Graduate and Undergraduate Students Taking the Big Neuroscience Stage

2019 UF Florida Fellows (Left to right): Vivian Tanios (Biology), Shahayra Majumder (IDS – Applied Biomolecular Sciences), Amy Tran (Psychology – BCN), Marek Schwendt (Psychology –BCN faculty), Alexa-Rae Wheeler (IDS – Neurobiology), Tyler Ten Eyck (Psychology – BCN), Lindsay Altidor (Psychology – BCN). During the first week of March, several graduate and undergraduate students from […]

Nicole Gravina Receives 2019 Society of Consulting Psychology Award for Early Career Innovation in Consulting Psychology

Nicole Gravina, Department of Psychology Assistant Professor, received the 2019 Award for Early Career Innovation in Consulting Psychology, from the American Psychological Association’s Division 13, Society of Consulting Psychology, SCP. This award is reserved for consulting psychologists whose work is of significant impact during the early career years. It gives recognition for innovation in practice […]

Dr. Carolyn Tucker Receives Major Grant from Humana Foundation

Dr. Carolyn Tucker, a Professor of Psychology and the UF Florida Blue Endowed Chair in Health Disparities Research, received an $820,000 grant from the Humana Foundation to conduct year one of a three-year program to address food insecurity, social isolation, and loneliness among low-income senior citizens (age 65+) in Jacksonville, Florida. These target problems are […]