Boyd Science Center

Boyd Science Center

The heart of scientific research and study at PSU is the Boyd Science Center.  The University’s proximity to the lakes, rivers and mountains of New Hampshire gives students access to a unique natural laboratory.  Resources at Boyd provide students with a place to explore nature’s questions, generated in the great outdoors or under the microscope.

Resources at Boyd include:

  • Climate-controlled chambers for whole organism research
  • Dedicated spaces for student research
  • PCR, Rt-PCR, Western blotting, Immunohistochemistry
  • Animal behavior lab with advanced video tracking
  • BSL-2 Microbiology lab
  • Six 300-liter marine aquariums
  • Human physiology lab
  • Collection of bird specimens
  • Dedicated tissue culture facility
  • Rooftop greenhouse with computerized temperature controls and separate areas for preparation and growing
  • PSH, an herbarium of 20K preserved and mounted specimens

Contact Us

Christopher C. Chabot
Program Chair
Phone: (603) 535-2864
Boyd Science Center, Room 210

Marsi Wisniewski
Academic Operations Manager
M-F: 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Boyd Science Center, Room 122/124
Phone: 603-535-2325
Fax: 603-535-2723

Mailing Address:
17 High Street, MSC 48
Plymouth, NH 03264