Research Opportunities

Boston University is a hub for groundbreaking psychological research, with Psychological & Brain Sciences (PBS) faculty running numerous laboratories and five world-class research centers. Pick an area of interest and get involved! 

Directed Study

Junior and senior psychology majors can conduct directed research in a selected topic under the supervision of a PBS faculty member to fulfill major requirements.

Honors in Psychology

Senior psychology majors can apply for the opportunity to undertake a yearlong research project for course credit.

Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program

Solve real-world questions and challenges by participating in faculty-mentored research projects across the University.