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Rankings: UNSW 1st in NSW, 3rd in Australia and 45th in World

13 June 2017

A strong performance by UNSW Science has helped UNSW climb four places to 45 in the QS World University Rankings for 2017-18. UNSW Psychology ranked 18th in the world.

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Funding: UNSW leads the state in industry linkage grants

1 June 2017

A UNSW Psychology project, led by Dr David White, to improve the accuracy of facial identification has contributed to UNSW’s strong performance in the latest round of federal government grants for industry-linked research projects.

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Congratulations to the 2017 School of Psychology Award Winners!

15 May 2017

Congratulations to all 2017 award winners at the annual School of Psychology Student Awards Night held on Thursday 11 May 2017.

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In the Media

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Skills in psychology make a strong and positive contribution to a career.

Meet the Neuropsychology group at UNSW, and find out more about the Moving Ahead Centre of Research Excellence in Brain Recovery and the important work that they do

Interested in Forensic Psychology?  The Master of Psychology (Forensic) program at UNSW is a demanding course that covers coursework, a research thesis and placements in forensic environments.  This video provides a brief overview of the program, its challenges and rewards.

Whiteboard animation based on a podcast interview of Dr Lenny Vartanian, made during the 13th Benjamin Franklin Lafayette Seminar (June 2015, Fréjus-France).

This video presents the effects of external cues and individual self control as means to improve food behavior. The concept of segmentation effect is also developed.

Dr Vartanian's research interests include Psychology of eating and weight, including body image, self-regulation, social influences and weight bias and discrimination. He is working at the University of New South Wales (Australia).

Jesse Hancock, a Psychology PhD student at UNSW, talks about how to control road rage on Channel 10's The Project.

Associate Professor Tom Denson appeared on an SBS Insight episode talking about anger.

This video explores the journeys and experiences of 5 UNSW Science Postgraduate Research Students, all studying different topics and at varied stages of their PhD research.

A snapshot into the world of organisational psychology and what it has to offer.