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Graduate Studies in Experimental Psychology


General information and program requirements - Doctorate in Philosophy Psychology | Handbook

Our combined MA/PhD program offers specialized education in behavioural neuroscience, cognition, developmental psychology and social/community psychology, along with broad-based research and professional skills. Our dynamic professors have research interests that run from neurons to neighbourhoods, and they pursue them using our state-of-the-art multi-disciplinary research facilities, including the INSPIRE laboratory. All this prepares our graduates to function in a number of research settings, including universities, government and industry.

The admission application must be received no later than December 15th and the file must be complete with all required documents at the latest January 8th.

Note: Based on availability in the program, strong applications will continue to be examined after this deadline, and admission scholarships are available for all eligible candidates.

Passionate about understanding the complexity of human behavior? Come and join our graduate MA/PhD program in Experimental Psychology! The School of psychology awaits to put your talent and enthusiasm at work in sophisticated and creative research environments! Visit the School of Psychology's experimental laboratories today! (YouTube Video)

Contact us

School of Psychology

Faculty of Social Sciences
136 Jean-Jacques Lussier
Vanier Hall
Room 3002
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada K1N 6N5
Map - Vanier Hall

Personnel (PSY) | Professors (PSY)

Tel.: 613-562-5801

Office Hours
Monday to Friday 8:45 a.m. to 12 p.m. & 1 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
(June to August: closed at 3:30 p.m.)

Director - Ph.D. Experimental Program

Hélène Plamondon
Vanier Hall
Room 2082
Phone: 613-562-5800 ext. 4098


Our videos are often available in one language, however, we always try provide closed captioning in French or English.

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