Dr. Joaquín P. Borrego Jr., PhD has been named the next dean of the School of Graduate Psychology in the Pacific University College of Health Professions, effective Aug. 1, 2018.
Leonardo Bobadilla PhD, an associate professor in Pacific's School of Graduate Psychology, was granted tenure in March 2018 by Pacific University.
Farwood was among four finalists for the Wyatt Starnes Battle of the Schools Award, which honors the region’s up-and-coming young entrepreneurs.
School of Graduate Psychology Dean Christiane Brems will be resigning her position effective Jan. 1, 2018, after nearly six years with Pacific. Dr. Jennifer Antick has been named interim dean while a national search is conducted.
College of Health Professions students in the schools of Audiology, Dental Hygiene Studies, Graduate Psychology, Healthcare Administration and Leadership, Occupational Therapy and Physician Assistant Studies celebrated graduation with family and friends on Saturday, Aug. 12.
The College of Health Professions will present degree candidates from the schools of Audiology, Dental Hygiene Studies, Graduate Psychology, Healthcare Administration and Leadership, Occupational Therapy and Physician Assistant Studies.
After two degrees and a career in psychology, special education and non-profit management, Dana Dharmakaya Colgan is slated to receive Pacific's first PhD in clinical psychology.
Aaron Bergman PhD ‘18, a Pacific University doctoral student in clinical psychology, believes smarthphones also have the potential to help people struggling to find lasting recovery from drug and alcohol addiction.
In the News: Professor Laura Edwards-Leeper Discusses Denmark's Pioneering Decision to Declassify Transgenderism as a Mental Health Disorder
Edwards-Leeper, an international expert on the psychological elements related to transgenderism, provided analysis of Denmark's decision to Scientific American.
The name change aligns the school with national trends in healthcare, and psychology's role in these developments.