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School of Psychology
Hello and welcome to the School of Psychology. At the School, we are proud of our traditions of academic rigour, research innovation and teaching quality. We endeavour to provide a learning experience and environment that our students will find stimulating and thought provoking, and that will give lasting value throughout their lives.
Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA) - Latest Assessment
Our research teams get encouragement and support spanning traditional school and faculty boundaries. As a result of this we are proud to be one of only four University Psychology institutions being officially rated as performing "well above world standard" (ERA rating of 5). Neurosciences, another discipline our school strongly focusses on was awarded a rating at this highest level as well (one of only three Universities). Psychology and Neurosciences at the Newcastle University are strong and successful fields of research.
The University of Newcastle has ten disciplines which feature in the top 200 in the world, according to new QS World University Rankings published today. Find out more…
University of Newcastle researchers have successfully developed a method to freeze frog embryonic cells in a world-first breakthrough that could slow the threat of extinction to hundreds of frog species. Find out more…
The University of Newcastle’s April graduation ceremonies will continue this week with ceremonies for the Faculty of Science and Information Technology on Friday 12 April and the Faculty of Business and Law on Saturday 13 April. Find out more…
Our new Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Academic), Professor Andrew Parfitt will deliver the Alumni Lecture Find out more…
We would be pleased if you could attend a cocktail party hosted by the Vice-Chancellor and President of the University of Newcastle, Professor Caroline McMillen and the Federal Member for Newcastle, the Hon Sharon Grierson. Find out more…
Melbourne Alumni Chapter invites you to join graduate and ABC 774's Lindy Burns for an evening debate featuring a panel of Alumni Thought Leaders. Find out more…