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About the Psychology Department

These are very busy times for us. We have aspirations to become one of the “Top 20” public university psychology departments in the country. Just recently our clinical program was ranked #1 nationally for scholarly productivity.

On this website you will find detailed information about all aspects of the department. Click on the keywords to the left to browse our website, where you can learn who's on our faculty and what they're doing, find out what it takes to major in psychology, and get information about our doctoral training programs. 

How to contact the Department of Psychology:

Department of Psychology
106-B Kastle Hall
University of Kentucky
Lexington, KY 40506-0044
Tel: 859.257.9640
Fax: 859.323.1979

Department Chair
Chana Akins (

Director of Undergraduate Studies
Andrea Friedrich (

Director of Graduate Studies
Mike Bardo (

Director of Advising 
Sung Hee Kim (