The Department of Psychology is committed to a broad mission of excellence in research, teaching and apprenticeship:
- To create new scientific knowledge about psychological processes through first rate scholarship
- To teach innovative courses and engage students in our research and service activities
- To maintain our record of outstanding graduate training that produces tomorrow's leading researchers
We strive to accomplish these goals as a large, diverse and interdisciplinary community of scholars.
The following history documents were written by Professor Alfred C. Raphelson in 1968. They contain a wealth of information about the Department along with historical photos: