Skip to Content

Department of Psychology

News and Recent Research


Faithful fido or fickle felix - what determines our pet preferences

Our student Beatrice Alba has been referenced in this article about how pets inspire powerful emotions.

Vale Emeritus Professor Jacqueline Goodnow

It is with great sadness that we announce the death of Emeritus Professor Jacqueline Goodnow on 24 June.

Macquarie’s first Gates Cambridge Scholar

Congratulations to Matthew Samson who has been awarded the Gates Cambridge Scholarship.

Congratulations to Associate Professor Nickolai Titov

2013 Research Excellence Award Winner:
Excellence in External Research Partnership and Commercialisation of Research IP.

Congratulations to Dr Viviana Wuthrich

2013 Research Excellence Award Winner:
Early Career Researcher of the Year – Social Sciences, Business & Humanities.

Congratulations to Dr Heather Francis

2013 Research Excellence Award Winner:
Excellence in Higher Degree Research – Social Sciences, Business & Humanities.

Study with us

Find a Course

Find the course that best suits you.


Intern Scheme 2014

Get hands-on research experience while earning up to 50 hours. Learn more

Student Support

2014 self-assessment form
Find out if you are meeting your degree requiremnts.


Career Options Day 2014

Did you miss Options Day 2014? Download the audio file (MP3 14MB) or view the presentation (PDF 723 KB)

What is iLecture?

Manage your lecture schedule better

Applying for postgraduate studies in 2014?

Future Students information

Faculty of Human Sciences Undergraduate Student Services Centre

Location: Ground floor C3A;
Open: Mon-Fri, 9am - 5pm;
Contact: 9850 9898;

Psychology Colloquium Series

See the upcoming Colloquiums and Seminars.