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    Department of Psychology
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    Psychology Department Awards
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    Psychology Poster Day

Department of Psychology

York University's Department of Psychology is located at Behavioural Sciences Building, 4700 Keele Street, Toronto ON M3J 1P3

Psychology is the scientific study of mind and behaviour viewed from social, developmental and biological perspectives.

Our undergraduate program is a gateway to graduate school in Psychology, leading to a career as a clinical psychologist or as a researcher in Psychology or Neuroscience. Our program also provides you with foundational knowledge useful for diverse careers in business, management, health or education; for public sector service, for sales and marketing; and is an excellent preparation for professional studies in medicine, law or social work.


  • Lindsay Fraser
    Lindsay Fraser  will be defending her MA Thesis entitled: “Do the Subjective Visual Vertical and the Subjective Haptic Vertical Probe a Common Estimate of Gravitational Upright?,” on Monday, August 18 …
  • Amanda Jenkins
    Amanda Jenkins will be defending her MA Thesis entitled: “Defying the Laws of Nature?: Menstruation and the Female Intellect in Historical Perspective,” on Monday, August 18, 2014 at 2:00pm in 163 Beh …
  • Kerry Wells
    Kerry Wells  will be defending his PhD Dissertation entitled: “Screening for Psychopathology in Individuals with Autism using the Vineland-ll,” on Monday, August 25, 2014 at 10:30am in 163 Behavioural …