CERTIFICATE IN PSYCHOLOGY OF ECONOMICS AND MANAGEMENT

In the fall of 2018, the Dept. of Psychology launched the new Certificate in Psychology of Economics and Management.   This certificate will provide students with a specialized program that takes advantage of the interdisciplinary connections between social psychology, economics, and business.   In particular, this certificate would be of interest to students in Economics and Rotman Commerce and is NOT open to students already enrolled in a Psychology program.   Admission Requirements: This is a minimum enrolment Certificate. A minimum grade is required for the following courses in order to enrol:   1. PSY100H1 with a final mark of […]

PSYCHOLOGY RESEARCH SPECIALIST PROGRAM

Interested in research? Check out the Psychology Research Specialist Program – designed for students who have demonstrated a particular interest and aptitude for research and who want to complete a thesis. Admission to the program is based on strong academic performance and expressed interest in research.   Enrolment Requirements: Students should apply at the end of their second year, to begin the program in their third. All students accepted into or considering the Research Specialist program should enrol in a PSY lab course in their third year.   In addition to applying in the spring via the Arts & Science […]

Behavioural Economics Student Group Recruitment

Are you a student who is interested in Behavioural Economics? The University of Toronto now has a student group dedicated solely to the study of Behavioural Economics. Behavioural Economics Student Group (BESG) already has 40+ general members and 15 core members, committed to connecting students to those working in behavioural economics and organizing events that help gain insight into the field. The group conducts interviews with academics and people working in the private sector, talks with professors, such as U of T’s Robert Gazzale, and notifies its members about research positions and job opportunities in behavioral economics. They are also […]

2019 NSERC Undergraduate Student Research Awards (USRAs)

The Dept. of Psychology departmental deadline for NSERC USRA applications is *Tuesday February 26th, 2019* (note the revised date from the 25th, as office will be closed on the 25th). Students apply via the NSERC website. Applications must then be printed and submitted to the Undergraduate Administrator in Sid Smith, room 4014 along with an official UofT transcript and the student/supervisor certificate form. Please see the following website for more information, as well as the attached: http://home.psych.utoronto.ca/undergraduate/awards.htm Dept. of Psychology Rules for NSERC Applications: -We will not accept applications from students at other universities -We will not accept applications from […]

PSY306Y0 in Siena, Italy – Application deadline extended

Earn a full-year PSY credit in Siena, Italy this summer! Love the Italian language and culture?  What better way is there to learn it than by living and studying in Siena for 4.5 weeks! The Italy Summer Abroad Program (https://summerabroad.utoronto.ca/programs/italy/) is offering a Psychology course this summer, and applications are still open! The program will be organized and hosted by the Universitá degli Studi di Siena (https://en.unisi.it/), the second oldest university in Italy, dating back to 1240.  Students will be housed in the University residences, which are centrally located and within walking distance to both classrooms and city attractions. The course PSY306Y0 Disability: Culture and Inclusion (https://summerabroad.utoronto.ca/psy306y0-special-topics-disability-culture-and-inclusion/) offer […]

PSY306Y0 in Siena, Italy – Application deadline extended

Earn a full-year PSY credit in Siena, Italy this summer! Love the Italian language and culture?  What better way is there to learn it than by living and studying in Siena for 4.5 weeks! The Italy Summer Abroad Program https://summerabroad.utoronto.ca/programs/italy/ is offering a Psychology course this summer, and applications are still open! The program will be organized and hosted by the Universitá degli Studi di Siena https://en.unisi.it/, the second oldest university in Italy, dating back to 1240.  Students will be housed in the University residences, which are centrally located and within walking distance to both classrooms and city attractions. The course PSY306Y0 Disability: Culture and Inclusion https://summerabroad.utoronto.ca/psy306y0-special-topics-disability-culture-and-inclusion/ offer […]

Apply for the NSERC!

2019 NSERC Undergraduate Student Research Awards (USRAs)   The Dept. of Psychology departmental deadline for NSERC USRA applications is Monday, February 25th, 2019. Students apply via the NSERC website. Applications must then be printed and submitted to the Undergraduate Administrator in Sid Smith, room 4014 along with an official UofT transcript and the student/supervisor certificate form. Please see the following website for more information, as well as the attached: http://home.psych.utoronto.ca/undergraduate/awards.htm   Dept. of Psychology Rules for NSERC Applications:   -We will not accept applications from students at other universities -We will not accept applications from non-PSY Program students or UTM/UTSC […]

PSA Mentorship Program

Calling all upper year psychology students! Interested in developing your leadership skills or getting involved with the psychology community? Then consider becoming a mentor for the Psychology Students’ Association mentorship program! The aim of the program is to connect upper year psychology students with first year students interested in psychology to facilitate their transition into university life. As a mentor, your duties will enlist your expertise as a psychology student by helping your mentees navigate through their psychology program and general university concerns. Due to the fact that this is a mentorship program, you will not be expected to tutor […]