School of Psychology
School of Psychology
The School of Psychology at Leeds is one of the country’s leading institutions within our field, both for our teaching and our research.
We’re committed to delivering a superb and rounded education, enriching our students and preparing graduates to excel in their careers. This commitment is reflected in our outstanding research, which spans key psychological questions across international public health and social issues such as childhood development, ageing and stress.
Study with us
The School of Psychology at Leeds is a dynamic, research-based learning environment marked by excellence, innovation and partnership. Together we provide a vibrant and proactive learning community dedicated to making a contribution to society.
for psychology in the UK
Complete University Guide 2020
Teaching Excellence Framework
as the University of Leeds, 2017
World top 100 university
QS World Rankings 2020
Research and Innovation
We've developed an international reputation for our research expertise, tackling major psychological issues such as healthy living, childhood development, ageing and memory. Through our world-class facilities and leading research staff, we collaborate across the UK and the world to have a real impact on society.
Equality and Inclusion
The School of Psychology is committed to creating an inclusive working environment for all our staff and students.
The Faculty Equality and Inclusion committee meets termly and is chaired by the Dean of the Faculty, Professor Paul Stewart. The faculty committee works closely with the University Equality Policy Unit to promote the University Equality Objectives.
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This seminar will be delivered by Dr Nancy Carlisle from Lehigh University.
Wednesday 20 November 2019, 13:00 - 14:00More on The Extreme Flexibility of Attentional Control
This seminar will be delivered by Dr Ed Silson from the University of Edinburgh.
Wednesday 27 November 2019, 13:00 - 14:00More on Scene perception, memory and the functional organisation of human medial parietal cortex.
This seminar will be delivered by Professor James Stubbs at the University of Leeds.
Wednesday 11 December 2019, 13:00 - 14:00More on Evidence-based interventions for weight management: where have we been and where are we going?
Professor Julia Buckingham (Vice-Chancellor and President of Brunel University London) will discuss the future landscape of equality, diversity and inclusion.
Thursday 19 December 2019, 13:00 - 14:00More on The future landscape of equality, diversity and inclusion across UK Universities.