The Department of Psychology at Goldsmiths is a thriving centre of excellence in research.
Following the 2014 REF, the Times HE rated the Department’s research intensity in the top 5 of UK Psychology Departments. The QS World University subject-level rankings placed the Department in the top 15 in the UK, and just outside the top 100 world-wide.
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.