The Department of Psychological Sciences at Rice University is a unique blend of basic and applied psychology. Our breadth of research interests creates a unique learning and research environment. The primary emphasis in the department is on research, in both the laboratory and applied settings.
Psychological Sciences goes beyond disciplinary boundaries and represents the scientific study of the mind and behavior from multiple levels of analysis. It is among the most popular majors at Rice. Psychological Sciences majors often go on to graduate schools, medical schools, and law schools.
Our Psychological Sciences graduate program is designed for students wishing to pursue the Ph.D. degree and continue on to university-level teaching and research.
The School of Social Sciences at Rice University is dedicated to challenging old assumptions, finding answers to tough questions and generating solutions that make lives better.
Philip Kortum, an associate professor of psychology at Rice University, has been named a fellow of the National Academy of Inventors (NAI), the organization announced today.
More than 80 percent of immigrants residing in the U.S.
HOUSTON â€“ (Nov. 7, 2017) â€“ More than 80 percent of immigrants residing in the U.S.
Nearly a quarter of Mexican immigrants who live near the California-Mexico border without legal authorization have a mental disorder, particularly depression or anxiety, according to a n
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People who exhibit even a few depressive symptoms before a major life stressor, such as a disaster, may experience an increase in inflammation -- a major risk factor for heart disease an
A Rice study has found negative correlation between flexibility and modularity in the brain.
A Rice University study has found negative correlation between flexibility and modularity in the brain.
The way a personâ€™s brain is "wired" directly impacts how well they perform simple and complex tasks, according to a new study from researchers at Rice University.
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