Advising

Advising Contacts:

Professor David Wilder
Director of Psychology Advising Services
Room: 231, Tillett Hall 

 

Dr. Wilder can respond to most queries about the major and the minor through email (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.). Virtual walk-in advising hours are also available via webex. See the advising hours dropdown below for more information.

 

International Students interested in Psychology:  Posted webex advising hours may not be convenient because of time zone differences. Current or prospective international students are encouraged to contact advising (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) to set up individual meeting times that may better fit with their availability than the one’s posted in the advising hours dropdown below.

 

We also have a Faculty Advising Committee during Fall and Spring semesters to provide career and graduate school advice within specialty areas of psychology (see below).

 

Finally, If you are not a declared major or minor, you may wish to  Sign up to receive Psychology Announcements via email. These announcements include registration information,  internship opportunities, job openings, special meetings, and other items of general interest.

 

Important Links:

Undergraduate Psychology Program Review

Summer 2020 Psychology Course Info

 

A comprehensive guide for majoring and establishing a career in psychology:

Advice for Psychology students: the major, careers, graduate school  

 

Professor Wilder's Virtual Advising Hours (via Zoom):

“Virtual Walk-in” hours will be conducted via Zoom.  (Rutgers has made Zoom available to all students.  Information at  https://webex.rutgers.edu/students/ ) 

 A weekly schedule will be posted here and distributed as an announcement to the advising mailing lists.  To sign-up for a time slot, email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with a time request. 

Virtual Psychology advising hours:   Most questions can be answered by email. If you would like a Zoom advising appointment, please select at least 2 times when you are available from the following time slots and email your preferences to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. You may also email to arrange a time if none of these times work.  If you don’t have a Zoom account, you can sign up for one at the following site: https://it.rutgers.edu/zoom/

 

Professor Wilder's Virtual Advising Hours (via Zoom):   

August 2020

Tuesday Sept 22:  12:30, 1, 1:30, 2, 2:30, 3 
Wed Sept 23: 12, 12:30, 1, 1:30, 2, 2:30

Send two times; we will give you your first choice if it's available.  If none of these times work, email for an alternative at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Tutoring

Please contact the Learning Resource Centers: https://rlc.rutgers.edu/

The Learning Centers are moving to online services until class resume in-person instruction. Please visit the remote instruction page for more details about how to access services during this time. 

Fall 2019-Spring 2020 Faculty Advisors by Area

Behavioral and Systems Neuroscience:
Professor Lou Matzel
Psychology Building Room 313
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Email to schedule an appointment.

Clinical Psychology:
Professor Maurice Elias
Tillett Hall Room 431
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Email to schedule an appointment.

Cognitive Psychology
Professor Julien Musolino
Psychology Building Room 137
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Email for an appointment.

Social Psychology
Professor David Wilder
Tillett Hall Room 231
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Weekly hours listed above or email for an appointment.


Guidelines for Preregistration