About Psychology

Southeastern’s Department of Psychology oversees undergraduate and graduate degree
programs in psychology, including a diverse range of classes in areas such as social,
cognitive, personality, life-span development, clinical and abnormal, physiological,
perception and evolutionary psychology.

We serve more than 500 undergraduate students and 30 graduate students with faculty
who are involved in a wide range of basic and applied research on topics such as eating
disorders, parenting styles, neurobiology of addiction, industrial organizational
psychology, stereotyping, violence exposure effects and the evolution of religion.


Paula Varnado-Sullivan, Ph.D.

Department Head

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Christina Parker, M.A.

Undergraduate Coordinator

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Brandon Baiamonte, Ph.D.

Graduate Coordinator

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