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: Anna Turosak
Vice-President: Mike Pauldine
Secretary: Audrey Brown
Treasurer: Tiffany Leverenz
Social Coordinator: Lucas Cylke
Community Outreach Coordinator: Julia Siwierka
Web Designer: William Choi
Faculty Advisors: Dr. Alex Chaparro, 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: Tiffany Leverenz
Vice President: Anastasia Diamond
Treasurer: Will Shelstad
Secretary/Webmaster: Christal Haskins
Social Coordinator: Colton Turner
Community Outreach Coordinator: Inga Sogaard
Outreach Liaison: Vacant
Undergraduate Representative: Tracia Banuelos
Faculty Advisor Dr. Barbara Chaparro

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. Visit the Psi Chi website.

President: Nicholas Flemming
Vice President: Brennen Smith
Secretary: Colyn Jones
Treasurer: Emma Crabtree
PR Specialist: Emily Dee
Faculty Advisor: Dr. Paul Ackerman