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The School of Psychology at UQ is the home of high quality research.

News

Want a longer life? Join the club

Want a longer life? Join the club
Nik Steffens and Tegan Cruwys have published findings indicating social groups are vital to longevity and wellbeing

Top Publications

The persistent sampling bias in developmental psychology: A call to action

Nielsen, M., et al., Journal of Experimental Child Psychology
162, 31-38 (2017)

Using foresight to prioritise the present

Bulley, A., et al., Behavioral and Brain Sciences (2017)

Attitudes to in vitro meat: A survey of potential consumers in the United States

Wilks, M, et al., PLOS ONE 12(2): e0171904. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0171904
Research Centres and Groups

Research Centres and Groups

The School of Psychology has a number of world class research centres and groups. Find out more about the various areas of psychology where our staff work together to foster a culture of research and research training.
Kim Peters

Featured Researcher

Kim Peters

Dr Kim Peters examines the way in which our everyday gossip can, by arousing emotions, structure peopleā€˜s social relationships

Baby Triple P

Featured Project

Baby Triple P

Helping new parents prepare for the transition to parenthood

WATCH & LISTEN

A study led by Professor Catherine Haslam has shown people aged over 50 are more agile mentally if they are socially active - and the effect is even more pronounced in 80-year-olds.

Socialising for brain health

A study led by Professor Catherine Haslam has shown people aged over 50 are more agile mentally if they are socially active - and the effect is even more pronounced in 80-year-olds.
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