The School of Psychology has a strong and continually expanding research focus, with a range of internationally recognised research projects funded by national

PhD and Research Masters

Find the right research degree

The following research degrees are offered by the School of Psychology:

Doctor of Philosophy
(PhD) degrees
Master of Philosophy (MPhil) degrees
  • M Philosophy (Psychology)


Our research strengths

Research capabilities within the School:

  • Clinical psychology
  • Health psychology
  • Cognition
  • Neuroscience
  • Social and organisational psychology
  • Personality psychology



Find a supervisor

All research degree candidates require a supervisor. It is recommended you start actively searching for potential supervisors in your chosen field before you submit your application.

You can search for a supervisor by researcher name, area of expertise or by research centre name.

Further information 

To find out more about research degree opportunities available in the School of Psychology please contact:

E: psyc-admin@newcastle.edu.au
T: +61 2 4921 5761