The Department of Psychology
Psychology is the science of people's thoughts, feelings, behaviors and interactions with others. We study the human development phases, working life, health, the environment, substance abuse, consciousness, the judicial system and much more. Our overall goal is that our research and our education should promote human development and health and contribute to good living and working environments.
News – 1 March 2022
The University of Gothenburg shows solidarity with Ukraine
“The government and institutions around the world strongly condemn Russia's invasion of Ukraine and we agree”, says Vice…
Tool use and language share syntactic processes and neural patterns in the basal External link
Health and medicineSense of unreality in maternal role after uterustransplantation
Society and economyCovid-19: Information - Autumn2021
Press releaseSwedish fathers who share parental leave equally with their partner report less parentalstress
StudentInformation about teaching at the Department of Psychology thisautumn
Society and economyAs of 18 March 2020, the premises will be closed for teaching andvisitors
Research and publications
Psychology is the science of people's thoughts, feelings and behavior, thus relevant to every aspect of the society.