Welcome to the Psychology Department!

Psychology is the study of the mind, behavior and experience. The department's historical roots in humanistic psychology have evolved to include contempory topices such as health and wellness, mindfulness, ecopsychology, optimal development, and multi-cultural competence. Psychology is an extremely diverse field that attracts people with a wide variety of backgrounds, interests, and skills. Our goal is to empower students with the psychological knowledge and practical skills that will enable them to be effective agents of change in the world.

The Psychology Department offers a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and a Master of Arts in Depth Psychology (M.A. is through Extended Education http://www.sonoma.edu/exed/, Program information: http://www.sonoma.edu/depth/).

Deadlines and Announcements

Tenure-track Position Open

Tenure-track Assistant Professor in Cognitive Psychology or Behavioral Neuroscience/Physiological Psychology to begin August 2015. Sonoma State University, Department of Psychology.

Responsibilities include teaching three (4 unit) undergraduate courses each semester, maintaining an active program of human research/scholarship with undergraduate participation, and providing service to the university and community. Application deadline is October 26, 2014. For detailed information about this position and how to apply, please view our job announcement (PDF)

Graduation Procedure & Deadline Dates