Cognitive Psychology Graduate Programs at the University at Buffalo

The Psychology Department at the State University of New York, University at Buffalo (UB) is currently accepting applications for our Ph.D. program in Cognitive Psychology. 
The Cognitive Psychology Ph.D. program at the University at offers a research-intensive training environment for students interested in understanding how the mind works. The program faculty conduct research on sentence comprehension and discourse, speech and language perception, word recognition and lexical access, animal cognition, auditory perception, categorization, learning and motor control. Students tailor their education to fit their own interests and professional goals through the selection of research projects and elective course.
UB is also home to the Center for Cognitive Science. The Center promotes the development of research networks and new research activities in cognitive science, both locally and across institutions. Additionally, the Center helps establish novel cross-disciplinary linkups among faculty and students.
The Department of Psychology at UB is dedicated to offering state-of-the-art education and training to its graduate students to prepare them to become leading researchers and to assume important positions in academic institutions, industry, or professional practice.  All of our graduate programs emphasize research and scholarship contributing to the scientific understanding of psychology.
Students who enter into one of our graduate programs can expect to work closely with a faculty mentor, receiving a great deal of individual attention.  The faculty in the Department of Psychology at UB is among the very best in the nation, and represents a select group of productive and collegial scholars.  More specific information about our program can be found at our website:
We are currently accepting applications for the Fall 2016 semester.  Our Ph.D. application deadline is December 1, 2015 and our General Psychology MA deadline is March 1, 2016.  Please check out our website and facebook page and if you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact me by email at


Mary Schnepf
Assistant for Academics and Alumni Development
Department of Psychology
University at Buffalo
210 Park Hall
Buffalo, NY  14260
Phone:  (716) 645-3660