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We regret to inform you that the LVAIC Undergraduate Psychology and Lehigh Valley Society for Neuroscience Conference has been cancelled for this year. Although we are disappointed that we will not be able see the conference to fruition, we believe this is in the best interest of the health and safety of our community. Please share this information with your colleagues and students.
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April 25, 2020 - Lehigh University

Dr. Valerie Taylor
 Dr.Valerie Jones Taylor, Assistant Professor in Psychology, gave an interview on WFMZ-TV on Friday, June 5, 2020. Here is a link with the clip from the show.

Congratulations to Professor Diane Hyland on being chosen as this year's recipient of the Lehigh Hillman Faculty Award. This award recognizes her leadership and distinguished service to the university.

The Psychology Department will be accepting new major and minor declaration forms via Docusign.

To declare a major in Psychology, please follow this link:  Major Declaration Form

To declare a minor in Psychology, please follow this link:  Minor Form



Office of Research and Graduate Studies
Deadline: October 2 by 5:00 p.m.
Made possible by a generous gift from Dale S. Strohl ’58, the Office of the Vice President for Research and the College of Arts and Sciences offers funding to encourage students to engage in independent inquiry, artistic creation, and scholarship, under faculty supervision. The Dale S. Strohl ’58 Awards support research in the Humanities and Social Sciences for students working with any Lehigh faculty member. These grants are intended to expand the experiences, perspectives, and skills of our students through involvement in research. Travel, research supplies and other valid expenses may be reimbursed up to the limit of an individual grant. Proposed research projects must be independent and outside the requirements of a Lehigh-led study abroad experience, summer course, or other formalized experience. Visit the website for more information or contact Ellen Liebenow, VP Research.

Psychology course schedule for Spring 2021 
For detailed descriptions of instructional modalities for all CAS Spring 2021 Courses, please visit the CAS advising Center website

Due to COVID-19, the Psychology Department staff will be working remotely with limited in office hours for the spring semester.  We will be available via email during our normal business hours: 

              Teri Loew, Coordinator -    (Mon-Fri  8:15 am – 4:45 pm)
              Claudia Pleyer, Coordinator -   (Mon-Fri  9:00 am – 2:30 pm)

Most of our business (e.g., major and minor declaration, learning about the major) can be conducted via Internet. 

  • Graduate student support, financial & general departmental issues: including registration, course scheduling, budget, reimbursements, payroll.  
    Email Teri

To access CAS Undergraduate Student forms and instructions: Links to current versions of all forms are located there, along with directions for completing the processes.   

In Office hours:  **By appointment only**   NO WALK INS     

At times other than what is above, our staff will be available via email during our normal business hours.   


To schedule an appointment with the Director of Undergraduate Studies, Prof. Brandone, please use the following link:

Dr. Nick Ungson has accepted a tenure-track position in Psychology at Susquehanna University. A former graduate studdent, he received his Ph.D. in Psychology in 2019.  Congratulations to Nick!

LVAIC Careers in Psychology Alumni Panel

Please join us at the Careers in Psychology Alumni Panel taking place at the LVAIC Undergraduate Psychology Research Conference on Saturday April 24 from 12-1:30 via Zoom.


Psychology course schedule for Fall 2021
Course descriptions of the 300 level seminars offered for Fall 2021