10/23/2020 - Dr. Deanna Barch, who has produced pioneering work on the neural mechanisms of psychosis has been appointed as one of the newest members of the National Academy of Medicine. Dr. Barch received her PhD from the University of Illinois Clinical Psychology program in 1993 and has become a leader in the field of psychosis and related mental illnesses.
05/01/2019 - Catch up with the latest department news--Psychology faculty, students, and alumni are recognized for their accomplishments, and our Alumni Advisory Board is working tirelessly to improve the educa
04/23/2019 - The Society for Industrial Organizational Psychology (SIOP) reunion is a wonderful opportunity for Industrial/Organizational (I/O) alumni, faculty, students, and colleagues to connect on a social a
04/17/2019 - Wendy Heller was selected as this year’s winner of the Executive Officer Distinguished Leadership Award.
04/17/2019 - Results from the latest placement statistics show University of Illinois Psychology majors are in high demand.
08/15/2018 - The LAS Alumni Humanitarian Award is given to LAS Alumni who, through outstanding leadership or service, demonstrate the values derived from a liberal arts and sciences education by significantly i
05/12/2018 - The Department of Psychology honored Carrie Grady, a distinguished alumna, at our awards program on May 12, 2018. She was also the Department of Psychology's Commencement speaker on May 13, 2018.
01/03/2018 - Michael Perino and Daniel Storage have both been selected to receive this year's departmental award for outstanding undergraduate teaching by a teaching assistant.
04/14/2017 - Ajayi’s multitude of fans have also anointed her as one of the most distinctive and popular bloggers in the country, with 500,000 readers every month, 272,000 likes on her Facebook page, and 187,000 followers on Twitter—and counting.
04/11/2017 - Cecilia Cheung, former graduate student of Eva Pomerantz and Assistant Professor at the University of California, Riverside, received the Early Career Research Contributions Award from the Society for Research on Child Development (SRCD).
05/16/2015 - Sam Krug received both his M.A. and Ph.D. degrees in Psychology from the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.