Study Updates and Transitions

With graduation just around the corner, most research labs are gearing up for a busy summer. Ours on the other hand, will be undergoing major transitions. Unfortunately, with graduation nearing, my time in the lab is becoming more and more limited. In addition to wrapping up this research study I am in the process of moving to Rochester NY to begin a PhD program in developmental psychology. With me leaving the lab, we must not only focus on wrapping up our research, but also on ensuring a smooth transition to the incoming graduate student who fill my space.

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Recruitment

An integral part to psychological research is our participants. However, to enjoy one of the most fun parts of the research process – conducting interviews and behavioral assessments – first, you must successfully navigate participant recruitment. This has turned into one of the most challenging aspects of my MA thesis, which I greatly underestimated while designing my study.

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