Lara Aknin awarded SSHRC Partnership Engage grant for nurturing the next generation of philanthropists
Psychology professor Lara Aknin has been awarded a Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) Partnership Engage Grant for her work in nurturing the next generation of philanthropists. learn more →
Assistant professor Michelle Kline awarded SSHRC Insight Development Grant
Assistant professor of psychology Michelle Kline has been awarded a (SSHRC) Insight Development Grant for her project, “Where Parents Come From: How Socioecology shapes parental learning opportunities and strategies.” learn more →
MA Student Madison Harvey awarded Joseph-Armand Bombardier Canada Graduate Scholarship
Psychology's Law and Forensic student Madison Harvey has received the prestigious Joseph-Armand Bombardier Canada Graduate Scholarship - Doctoral Scholarship (CGS-D) from the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC). learn more →
SFU Psychology welcomes new professor Ryan Fitzgerald
The SFU Department of Psychology is pleased to welcome new faculty member Ryan Fitzgerald, who will be joining the department as an assistant professor. learn more →
Department of Psychology
The Department of Psychology offers programs at both the undergraduate and graduate level. At the undergraduate studies level, we offer B.A and B.A. Honours in Psychology, as well as joint major, minor and extended minor for students pursuing a degree in another discipline. At the graduate studies level, we offer both M.A. and Ph.D. degree programs in our six core areas of Psychology. We also offer a professional Ph.D. training program in Clinical Psychology.
The Department of Psychology acknowledges the Squamish, Musqueam, Tsleil-Waututh, Katzie, and Kwikwetlem peoples, on whose traditional territories Simon Fraser’s three campuses stand.