Jeffery Aspelmeier*, Acting Chairperson
The program in psychology is designed to provide a basic foundation for entry into graduate programs in psychology or education fields and careers involving human services or research. Department majors may earn either a Bachelor of Arts or a Bachelor of Science degree.
The Psychology Department offers graduate courses designed primarily for those students who wish to concentrate their studies in experimental, clinical, counseling, industrial-organizational, or school psychology. For a complete description of the graduate program, consult the Radford University Graduate Catalog.
Center for Gender Studies
Hilary M. Lips, Director
The objective of the Center is to create a resource for and a model of excellence in gender-related teaching and research. The research activities of the Center provide an important resource for teaching students about gender. Students receive training in conducting research on gender-related issues. Through the activities of the Center, opportunities for research experience are provided to undergraduate and graduate students.
The center also provides a resource for information about gender research to other departments in the university and to the extra-university community.