Psychology Department Research

Learn more about the things that our Faculty are currently researching....

Undergraduate students registered for certain courses are required to complete a research component for their course credit. Click here for more info.

Participation on a research project can be invaluable if you wish to pursue an advanced degree in psychology or health related areas. In fact, many graduate programs consider research experience a “must” for prospective students. When you participate in research you will have the opportunity to work closely with faculty members and graduate students to build meaningful mentoring relationships. Additionally, successful interactions with faculty members is a great way to secure letters of recommendation for graduate study or employment.


The University of Miami Department of Psychology is dedicated to serving the community through its broad community outreach as demonstrated by its extensive research portfolio and direct service programs.

Faculty across the department conduct research projects and are often looking for participants. In many cases, participants are paid a small fee for their part in the project. Click here for more information of the various projects that are currently under way.....