Find Us

The DevTech Research Group is located in Carney Hall Room 306 and is a part of the Lynch School of Education and Human Development in the Formative Education Department at Boston College.

Director: Prof. Marina Umaschi Bers, PhD,

Lab Manager: Caleb Weinstock,

DevTech Email:

Phone Number:  617-641-1532

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We are located in Carney Hall, Room 306, on the Boston College, Chestnut Hill Main Campus. The address of the building is 281 Beacon St., Chestnut Hill, MA 02467.

Parking can be found along Beacon St or in the Beacon St Garage. If traveling by public transportation, you can take the MBTA Green Line B (Boston College) line to the Boston College stop, and then it is about a 15 minute walk across campus to our building. The Boston College Campus is also closely located to the Green Line C (Cleveland Circle) and D (Riverside) Lines. For more information please visit the MBTA website.

Boston College operates two on-campus shuttles during the academic year (August-May): the Newton Campus route and Commonwealth Ave Route. Shuttles run every 10 to 15 mins on weekdays. During the summer semester (May-August) one shuttle operates with limited hours.

For more information regarding parking and transportation, please visit the Boston College Transportation and Parking website.

Below are images of where Carney Hall is located on the BC Main campus. The main entrance of the building faces the campus (rather than Beacon St), it is circled below. The lab is located in room 306 on the third floor, elevators are available at the main entrance. For additional maps and directions please visit the Campuses, Maps & Directions page.

Picture of a map of the Boston College campus with the Northwest corner of Carney Hall circled.
Map of Boston College's campus with Carney Hall circled.