Clinical Psychophysiology Lab

Undergraduate Research Assistants

Research assistants (RAs) are a vital component of our research team.

As of 2/12/24, applications for Research Assistant positions are closed. For further questions about the application process, or joining for future semesters, please contact our coordinators at

RA Requirements Include:

  • We ask for at least a one-year (onboarding and two full semesters — fall & spring semesters) commitment
  • An average of 8-10 hours/week commitment
  • Must have weekend availability to run sessions with participants in the lab
  • Highly recommended: Having an interest in physiology – our research utilizes a physiology-based method (electroencephalogram)

Primary RA Duties:

  • Running play-therapy camps with child participants in the lab
  • Data entry and coding
  • Organizational duties, which could include assembling research materials, making copies, etc.

Benefits of Becoming a RA:

  • In-depth research experience that includes working directly with participants and understanding how the research process works
  • You may also receive PSY 490/491 or NEU 490 credit after you complete one full semester (prior approval from Dr. Moser needed)
  • A letter of recommendation (if you successfully complete your year commitment)
  • Exposure to graduate school and what it is like – you are welcome and encouraged to meet with any of our graduate students to discuss grad school, research projects, or post-graduation plans
  • Opportunities to attend and give presentations on research findings
  • The depth of your experience in the lab is entirely dependent on your personal interest and motivation to seek out opportunities to become more involved in the research process
  • Working in a fun, inclusive, and motivating environment with other students who have similar interests

If you are interested in joining our team, please complete the RA application.
CPL RA Application