Applied Social and Organizational Psychology

School of Science

Doctoral Program
Indiana University Degree


The Applied Social and Organizational Psychology (ASOP) program is a full-time doctoral degree program with a concentration in Diversity Science. It’s a unique blend of social and organizational psychology training, making graduates competitive for research, teaching, and industry positions in HR training and development or diversity and talent management. Students graduate with a firm understanding of staffing, human resources, organizational development, work motivation, leadership, group/team performance, attitudes and social cognition, social stigma, and managing a diverse workforce.

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Industrial-Organizational Psychologists

Apply principles of psychology to human resources, administration, management, sales, and marketing problems. Activities may include policy planning; employee testing and selection, training, and development; and organizational development and analysis. May work with management to organize the work setting to improve worker productivity.