UCR’s Department of Psychology is home to an active and award-winning faculty. Psychology faculty are Principal Investigators (PIs) of over 55 currently active extramural grants exceeding $15 million (direct & indirect) over their combined lifespans.

For graduate training, the faculty are grouped into four areas, although there is much interdisciplinary work. The four areas are:

A strength of our department is that our faculty is highly collaborative and engaged in research themes that cut-across traditional psychology disciplines. We are committed to diversity at all levels of our research, faculty and students.