As scientists, experimental psychologists conduct research to help understand why people think, feel, and behave the way they do. As clinicians, counsellors, or other practitioners, psychologists apply scientific understanding toward helping individuals, institutions, and society deal with issues relating to human behaviour and happiness.
The PNB Department places an important emphasis on interdisciplinary research, pedagogy and the training of the next generation of behavioural and psychological scientists.
The graduate program introduces students to the issues and questions in the field of Experimental Psychology and trains them in the theoretical basis and research approaches used to study the problems.
There is a wide range of research conducted in the Department of Psychology, Neuroscience & Behaviour.
Supervisor selection and enrolment for experiential courses including PNB.
Researchers may work in laboratories or in the field, depending
upon the nature of the research project.
Wednesday, 23 January 2019
Researchers from PNB have found a way to measure the communication of emotion among musicians by analyzing their movements in detail. They have shown that... Read more
Friday, 30 November 2018
Daphne Maurer, professor emeritus and Distinguished University Professor, has been elected Fellow of the AAAS for her ground-breaking research on the development of vision in... Read more
Tuesday, 10 April 2018
The Department of Psychology, Neuroscience & Behaviour welcomes Jonathan Pruitt, McMaster’s Canada 150 Research Chair in Biological Dystopias. Pruitt, an internationally recognized evolutionary ecologist, will... Read more
Wednesday, 28 March 2018
The Department of Psychology, Neuroscience & Behaviour applauds Matthew Berry, graduate student in Psychology, Neuroscience & Behaviour, for winning top prize in the Ontario 3... Read more
Friday, 30 June 2017
Joe Kim has been given the D2L Innovation Award in Teaching and Learning for his McMaster Introductory Psychology program. The course combines traditional lectures with... Read more
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Department of Psychology, Neuroscience & BehaviourMcMaster University Psychology Building (PC) 1280 Main Street West Hamilton, Ontario, Canada L8S 4K1