Hands-On Research

Our students gain hands-on research experience, working directly with our renowned faculty in areas including animal learning, cognitive development, social psychology and more. Learn more about our faculty's research areas and laboratories.


Student Honors Society: Psi Chi

Psi Chi is the National Honor Society in Psychology, founded in 1929 for the purpose of encouraging, stimulating, and maintaining excellence in scholarship and advancing the science of psychology, open to undergraduate and graduate students. Each spring, qualified students receive an invitation to join Villanova's Chapter of Psi Chi and are inducted during the annual banquet.


College and University Resources

In addition to resources and opportunities through the Psychological and Brain Sciences Department, Villanova provides support to undergraduate students in all aspects of their collegiate experience and beyond through the centralized services of the Office for Undergraduate StudentsOffice of Education Abroad and Career Center.

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Chair: Michael Brown PhD
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