Undergraduate Research Opportunities

Join a psychology research initiative

In the Department of Psychology at ASU Tempe, you'll have the potential to work with renowned faculty on research projects in more than 40 high-tech laboratories geared toward solving society’s biggest challenges across an array of scientific study including addiction, neuroscience, adolescence, stress, canine behavior, embodied cognition, emotion regulation, and so much more.

Psychology's research labs are a great way to experience scientifically-based applications to your coursework that will help develop your critical thinking and analytical skills to position you to excel in future endeavors -- particularly if you're considering graduate school where research experience can give you a competitive edge.

Research Area

Director
Lauren Friedman

Actively Recruiting Undergraduates
No

Actively Recruiting Graduate Students
Maybe

Research Area
Social Psychology

Director
Michelle "Lani" Shiota, PhD

Actively Recruiting Undergraduates
Yes

Actively Recruiting Graduate Students
Yes

Research Area
Social Psychology

Director
Douglas T. Kenrick, PhD, Steven L. Neuberg, PhD, & D. Vaughn Becker, PhD

Actively Recruiting Undergraduates
Yes

Actively Recruiting Graduate Students
Yes

Research Area
Social Psychology

Director
Steven L. Neuberg, PhD

Actively Recruiting Undergraduates
Yes

Actively Recruiting Graduate Students
No

Research Area
Social Psychology

Director
Adam Cohen, PhD

Actively Recruiting Undergraduates
Yes

Actively Recruiting Graduate Students
Yes

Research Area
Social Psychology

Director
Michael Varnum, PhD

Actively Recruiting Undergraduates
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Actively Recruiting Graduate Students
Yes

Research Area
Social Psychology

Director
Virginia Kwan, PhD

Actively Recruiting Undergraduates
Yes

Actively Recruiting Graduate Students
Maybe

Research Area
Social Psychology

Director
Athena Aktipis, PhD

Actively Recruiting Undergraduates
Yes

Actively Recruiting Graduate Students
Maybe

Research Area
Clinical Psychology

Director
Julie A. Patock-Peckham Ph.D

Actively Recruiting Undergraduates
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Actively Recruiting Graduate Students
No

Research Area
Research Faculty

Director
Cady Berkel, PhD

Actively Recruiting Undergraduates

Actively Recruiting Graduate Students