The Department of Psychology at Goldsmiths is a thriving centre of excellence in research.
REF 2021 recognised the significant quality and impact of the Department’s research in society. Overall, 82% of our research and 100% of our research impact was rated at 4* and 3* level, meaning quality that is world-leading or internationally excellent.
Find out how to take part in some of our ground-breaking research.
Research in the Department is structured around five main research groupings
This group specialises in research, supervision, consultancy, and research-led teaching on social and personality psychology.
C2N seeks to understand how the human mind enables us to navigate our complex environment.
Members of this group are concerned with investigating the development of the psychological process from infancy to adolescence.
This group specialises in research, specialist teaching, and consultancy in forensic and clinical psychology.
This group consists of researchers investigating the cognitive and neural bases of music, dance and the visual arts.
Find out more about our psychology research units.