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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 Science 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.


  • Wafa Saoud
    Wafa Saoud  will be defending her MA Thesis entitled: “Temporal Discounting as an Indicator of Rational Thinking,” on Friday, September 19, 2014 at 10:00am in 102A Behavioural Science Building. Examin …
  • Sara Oczak
    Sara Oczak  will be defending her MA Thesis entitled: “Identifying Attention Commonalities and Differences Between Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder and Autism Spectrum Disorder,” on Thursday, …
  • Jennifer Hilborn
    Jennifer Hilborn will be defending her PhD Dissertation entitled: “Examining the Contributions of Autobiographical Memory, Expressed Emotional Arousal & Client Experiencing in the York l & ll Depressi …