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THE PSYCHOLOGY DEPARTMENT

Student Organizations

Psychology Graduate Student Organization (PGSO)

The PGSO is an organization that is open to all graduate students in psychology (Clinical, Community, and Human Factors). It is designed to promote the advancement of the students in the graduate level psychology program at Wichita State University. Visit the PGSO website for more information.

President: Thomas Skinner &  Paigton Mayes
Vice-President: Krystal Moroney
Secretary: Elissa Failes
Treasurer: Alissa Bey
Social Coordinator: Kevin Morales
Community Outreach Coordinator: Keyondra Lashawn
Webmaster: Danette Abernathy
Faculty Advisors: Dr. Charles Burdsal

Human Factors & Ergonomics Society (Student Chapter) 

The student chapter of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society consists of students from both the department of psychology and engineering. It is open to both graduate and undergraduate students. Visit the HFES student chapter website for more information.

President: Kirsten Crager
Vice President: Taylor Shupsky
Treasurer: Alexis Raushel
Secretary/Webmaster: Jasmine Granados
Social Coordinator: Kevin Morales
Fundraising/Community Outreach: Daniel Smith
Outreach Liaison: vacant
Undergraduate Representative: Shivani Nagrecha
Faculty Advisor Dr. Rui Ni

Psi Chi

Psi Chi is the National Honor Society in Psychology, founded in 1929 for the
purposes of encouraging, stimulating, and maintaining excellence in
scholarship, and advancing the science of psychology. Membership is open to
graduate and undergraduate men and women who are making the study of
psychology one of their major interests, and who meet the minimum
qualifications. Psi Chi is a member of the Association of College Honor
Societies and is an affiliate of the American Psychological Association
(APA) and the Association for Psychological Science (APS). Psi Chi's sister
honor society is Psi Beta, the national honor society in psychology for
community and junior colleges. Membership in Psi Chi is open to qualified
candidates of any age, sex, sexual orientation, race, handicap or
disability, color, religion, and national and ethnic origin. You may apply at the Psychology Office in Jabara Hall fourth floor, or on the Psi Chi National website.

President: Carrie Van Dusen
Vice President: Kelsey Wulfkuhle
Secretary: Libby Heflin
Treasurer: Thiên Vu
Historian: Prabashini Siriwa
Faculty Advisor: Dr. Paul Ackerman