Welcome from the Chair

Welcome to the UMBC Department of Psychology Department Website.  We are glad you decided to drop by electronically. If you are interested in why people, groups, organizations, systems, and cultures think, feel, and act the way they do, you should consider joining us as we seek answers through classes, research, and community engagement that spans the smallest individual neuron to the largest community networks.

Anne Brodsky Professor and Chair



From UMBC News and Magazine

“Death” sparks a writer’s life

  Manil Suri, a professor of mathematics, has received national and international acclaim for his first novel, The Death of Vishnu. “Death” Sparks a...

Posted: November 27, 2001, 5:00 AM

Growing a company on campus

  English Department Chair Jim McKusick’s new anthology Literature and Nature: Four Centuries of Nature Writing, combines his passion for nature with his love of...

Posted: November 16, 2001, 5:00 AM

Growing a company on campus

  UMBC student Andy Lufburrow, founder and CEO of Digimo, runs his company from UMBC’s Technology Center. “Growing a Company on Campus”  ...

Posted: November 9, 2001, 5:00 AM