Binghamton University - SUNY

Department of Community and Public Affairs

Community Research and Action

Degrees Offered: Doctorate

Program Concentrations 

  • social justice
  • community-based participatory research
  • ecological systems


At A Glance

Full-time Faculty: 25

Full-time Faculty Identifying as Community Psychologists: 3

# of Students Admitted Each Year: 7

Available Student Assistantships: Full scholarship - tuition and stipend for 3 years

The Program 

The program focuses on training researchers and practitioners. Graduates from the program are typically employed in government, education, and/or the nonprofit sector. 

The Community Psychology Faculty and Research Interests

  • racial justice
  • health and wellbeing
  • substance abuse
  • community schools
  • sustainable communities