Doctoral Student Research Opportunities

For students interested in pursuing a Ph.D. degree at Boston University under the supervision of Professor Helen Tager-Flusberg, please consider the following:

  • Dr. Tager-Flusberg supervises students who apply to the Developmental Science Program in the Department of Psychological & Brain Sciences or, on occasion, jointly supervises applicants to the Graduate Program in Neuroscience.
  • Dr. Tager-Flusberg is NOT able to accept students applying to the Clinical Psychology program in the Department of Psychological & Brain Sciences.

If you plan to apply to the Developmental Science program, you are encouraged to send a letter of interest (including a copy of your current CV and other relevant information) directly to Dr. Tager-Flusberg at