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In Memoriam - Dr. Paul Foos

   November 6, 2020

The Department of Psychological Science is sad to share the news that Paul Foos, a retired member of our faculty, has passed away. Paul came to UNC Charlotte in 1991 and served as department chair from 1991-1997. He retired from the university in 2012. Paul will be remembered in our department as a great colleague. He had a warm disposition and great sense of humor. Although a...

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Psychological Science Department Social Justice Statement

   October 15, 2020

As a department, we commit to the pursuit of justice and equity for all BIPOC students and have developed an anti-racist plans of action. We recognize that this is the beginning of actively centering our anti-racist values and encourage students, faculty, and staff to reach out to continue the conversation.

To see the full statement, action plan, and our progress, please...

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2020 Fall Convocation Student Panel Video

   September 11, 2020

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Virtual Fall 2020 Convocation

   August 28, 2020
The Psychological Science department will be hosting two virtual events on Wednesday, September 9th for students to learn more about the department as part of the university convocation day.
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Dr. Al Maisto: The Department's Latest Emeritus Professor

   December 1, 2019

After more than four decades of dedication to the UNC Charlotte Department of Psychological Science, Dr. Al Maisto has retired. He was the UNC Charlotte Bonnie E. Cone Distinguished Professor and has now been awarded Emeritus status. Dr. Maisto authored one of the discipline’s most widely used textbooks for introductory psychology courses. Over his career, Dr. Maisto taught thousands of...

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