Department of Psychology

Contact Us

Pauline Bogner
Administrative Assistant
170T Dwight Schar College of Education
419.207.4967
pbogner@ashland.edu

Programs

Undergraduate
Degree Type: BS, BA
Research Opportunities

Students majoring in psychology are encouraged to become involved in research in our department, and faculty and students alike regularly publish and present research at regional, national and international conferences. In the past ten years our students have made over 90 conference presentations at local, regional, and national...

Curriculum

Brochures, Course Rotations & Four-Year Guides

Each department provides information specific to its majors and programs to help ensure you choose exactly which major is right for you. Use the supplemental material below to assist you in finding a major that most interests you.

COURSE ROTATIONS & FOUR YEAR GUIDES

Current Academic Year
Psychology
Psychology B.A. Four-Year Guide
Psychology B.A. Three-Year Guide
Psychology B.S. Four-Year Guide
Psychology B.S. Three-Year Guide

Faculty

Dr. Diane Bonfiglio
Dr. Diane Bonfiglio
Professor of Psychology, Chair of the departments of Psychology, Criminal Justice and Sociology, Social Work, Addictions, Counseling, Prevention and Human Services
145, Dwight Schar College of Education
419.289.5859 / dbonfigl@ashland.edu
Department of Psychology , Criminal Justice and Sociology Department , Department of Social Work & Family Studies , Department of Addictions Counseling, Prevention, and Human Services
Dr. Christopher Chartier, Assistant Professor
Dr. Christopher Chartier
Associate Professor of Psychology, Founder/Director of the Psychological Science Accelerator
146, Dwight Schar College of Education
419.289.5342 / cchartie@ashland.edu
Department of Psychology
Dr. Peter Mallick
Dr. Peter Mallik
Assistant Professor of Psychology
148, Dwight Schar College of Education
419.289.5340 / pmallik@ashland.edu
Department of Psychology
Dr. Mitchell Metzger
Dr. Mitchell Metzger
Professor of Psychology
155, Dwight Schar College of Education
419.289.5008 / mmetzger@ashland.edu
Department of Psychology

Department News

Summer Opportunity for Psychology Students!!!

Students Inducted to Psi Chi

Two psychology students were inducted into the Psychology Honorary Society, Psi Chi, on March 8. Adrianna Goodyear and Ashley Merritt both met the requirements of the society (minimum of 9 credit hours in psychology and in the top 35% of their class), and are pictured here with Psi Chi President Taylor Kaye. Congratulations!
...Read more

AU in Germany 2022 Information Meetings!!

Recent Grads Accepted into Doctoral Programs


Two recent alumni of the Ashland University Psychology program, Natalie Bisignano '18 and Hannah Drake '19, have been accepted into the doctoral program in Counseling Psychology at Ball State University. Both women were active in the Psychology Department and involved in research while undergrads at Ashland, and both went on to continue their studies in Master's programs. Natalie is currently a Master's student at Eastern Michigan University. Hannah is a Master's student at Ball State. We wish Natalie and Hannah great success in this next phase of their education. We are proud to call both of them alumni!
...Read more

Contact Us

Contact Us

Pauline Bogner
Administrative Assistant
170T Dwight Schar College of Education
419.207.4967
pbogner@ashland.edu

Programs

Programs

Undergraduate
Degree Type: BS, BA
Research Opportunities

Students majoring in psychology are encouraged to become involved in research in our department, and faculty and students alike regularly publish and present research at regional, national and international conferences. In the past ten years our students have made over 90 conference presentations at local, regional, and national...

Curriculum

Curriculum

Brochures, Course Rotations & Four-Year Guides

Each department provides information specific to its majors and programs to help ensure you choose exactly which major is right for you. Use the supplemental material below to assist you in finding a major that most interests you.

COURSE ROTATIONS & FOUR YEAR GUIDES

Current Academic Year
Psychology
Psychology B.A. Four-Year Guide
Psychology B.A. Three-Year Guide
Psychology B.S. Four-Year Guide
Psychology B.S. Three-Year Guide

Faculty

Faculty

Dr. Diane Bonfiglio
Dr. Diane Bonfiglio
Professor of Psychology, Chair of the departments of Psychology, Criminal Justice and Sociology, Social Work, Addictions, Counseling, Prevention and Human Services
145, Dwight Schar College of Education
419.289.5859 / dbonfigl@ashland.edu
Department of Psychology , Criminal Justice and Sociology Department , Department of Social Work & Family Studies , Department of Addictions Counseling, Prevention, and Human Services
Dr. Christopher Chartier, Assistant Professor
Dr. Christopher Chartier
Associate Professor of Psychology, Founder/Director of the Psychological Science Accelerator
146, Dwight Schar College of Education
419.289.5342 / cchartie@ashland.edu
Department of Psychology
Dr. Peter Mallick
Dr. Peter Mallik
Assistant Professor of Psychology
148, Dwight Schar College of Education
419.289.5340 / pmallik@ashland.edu
Department of Psychology
Dr. Mitchell Metzger
Dr. Mitchell Metzger
Professor of Psychology
155, Dwight Schar College of Education
419.289.5008 / mmetzger@ashland.edu
Department of Psychology

Department News

Department News

Summer Opportunity for Psychology Students!!!

Students Inducted to Psi Chi

Two psychology students were inducted into the Psychology Honorary Society, Psi Chi, on March 8. Adrianna Goodyear and Ashley Merritt both met the requirements of the society (minimum of 9 credit hours in psychology and in the top 35% of their class), and are pictured here with Psi Chi President Taylor Kaye. Congratulations!
...Read more

AU in Germany 2022 Information Meetings!!

Recent Grads Accepted into Doctoral Programs


Two recent alumni of the Ashland University Psychology program, Natalie Bisignano '18 and Hannah Drake '19, have been accepted into the doctoral program in Counseling Psychology at Ball State University. Both women were active in the Psychology Department and involved in research while undergrads at Ashland, and both went on to continue their studies in Master's programs. Natalie is currently a Master's student at Eastern Michigan University. Hannah is a Master's student at Ball State. We wish Natalie and Hannah great success in this next phase of their education. We are proud to call both of them alumni!
...Read more

Exploring Human Behavior

Are you interested in human behavior and looking for a career in helping others? As one of the most popular college majors across all university campuses, Psychology provides a glimpse into human thought and behavior. The Psychology Department at Ashland University offers both a Bachelor of Arts and a Bachelor of Science degree to provide you with flexibility depending on your career objective.

Psychology Department Differentiators

One of the strongest differentiators of the Psychology programs at Ashland University is the unique research opportunities with which you’ll be provided as early as your freshman year.

You can also expect to:

  • Receive personalized attention from quality faculty dedicated to helping you succeed

  • Benefit from small class sizes to facilitate your learning

  • Develop a foundational understanding of the theories, principles, methodologies, research findings, and applications of psychology

  • Closely collaborate with faculty in extensive research projects with opportunities to be published in peer-reviewed journals and presentations at regional, national, and international conferences

Over the past 10 years, Ashland University Psychology students and faculty have led over 90 conference presentations that helped these students get admitted into the graduate school of their choosing or land a job after graduation.

Support the Department of Psychology

By donating any amount you're making a big difference in our department's future. To designate your gift to the Department of Psychology , select “Other” in the "Designated Options" and type the department's name in the associated box.

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