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Meet the Faculty

View the department directory for our faculty's contact information, research interests, and more.

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Course Information

Learn about our undergraduate and graduate programs.

Message from the Chair

The Psychology Department at SUNY New Paltz has a long-standing history of cultivating student success in the basic and applied behavioral sciences. Our department hosts several undergraduate programs, including the standard psychology major, that are designed to provide students with rich and broad academic experiences in psychology. We also host highly successful graduate programs in scientific psychology, mental health counseling, and school counseling. And we work closely with two highly active student organizations: The Undergraduate Psychology Association and the New Paltz Chapter of Psi Chi. (Read more)



Watch psychology alum Emily Heimbender '13 '15g
conduct an experiment in bilingualism:

* Read the newest issue of The Self Monitor, our Department Newsletter, or check out our archives for past issues.

* Check out the Advising Newsletter here. It has information on how to sign up for internships, info on the content of Seminars offered, and more!

* Visit Psychology Chair Glenn Geher's website

* Visit the NP Psych Community on Facebook

Contact Us

  • Location: Wooster Hall 361
  • Hours:  
    • ACADEMIC YEAR: Monday-Friday 8:30 a.m.-1 p.m. and 2 to 5 p.m.
    • SUMMER: 8 a.m.-1 p.m. and 1:30-4 p.m.
  • Phone: 845-257-3470

Department Secretary: Jane Lehman (lehmanj@newpaltz.edu)
Department Chair: Glenn Geher (geherg@newpaltz.edu) | www.glenngeher.com