Wilfrid Laurier University
PhD in Social and Developmental Psychology
Waterloo Lutheran Seminary, 75 University Avenue West
The objective of the PhD program is to train students to become independent research investigators in the field of social and developmental psychology. An apprenticeship model provides students with an opportunity to acquire advanced academic knowledge in social and developmental psychology, as well as to develop basic and/or applied research skills. The PhD dissertation requires original research that contributes significant new knowledge to the field. Graduates are trained for positions in university, hospital, community, industry or government settings.