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The Department of Psychology at Northwestern University was founded in 1909. Our department is a group of eminent faculty - scholars and teachers - who make major contributions to the field by helping to shape the base of knowledge, academic literature, and training of both undergraduate and graduate students of psychology

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Faculty News & Awards

Professor of Instruction Renee Engeln, Professor Eli Finkel, Professor of Instruction Ben Gorvine, and Associate Professor Robin Nusslock are named to the Northwestern Associated Student Government (ASG) Faculty Honor Roll for 2019-2020
Professor Steve Franconeri is elected as a fellow of the Association for Psychological Science (APS)
Mesmin Destin wins early career award
A school that values diversity could result in health benefits for students of color
U.S. children show clear evidence of bias at the intersection of race and gender

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