Prospective Graduate Students
The 2019 admission cycle is now closed. Please check back in August to see if Dr. T will be recruiting for the 2020 admission cycle.

Undergraduate Research Opportunities
The DiSH Lab's active studies are currently fully staffed. Please check back at the end of the quarter to see if we will be recruiting for Summer 2019.

Summer Intensive Program 2019
The DiSH Lab is offering an exciting summer intensive course for underrepresented students who are currently enrolled in 2-year and community colleges! This summer intensive course will take place from July 22nd to August 2nd, 12 pm – 8 pm weekdays, and is intended to provide research experience and career development training to underrepresented undergraduates who wish to gain experience in hands-on health psychology research.

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Each day has 5 distinct hour-long modules: (1) a seminar-type lab meeting; (2) a research skills workshop; (3) a career development workshop; (4) dedicated time to work on a study proposal; and (5) dedicated time for writing. Students will spend 2 additional hours per day shadowing trained research assistants as they run participants in ongoing studies or performing other lab tasks. The table below displays the topics for the research and career modules.

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Interested individuals may apply for a Summer Intensive position now. Students currently enrolled in a 4-year college are NOT eligible to apply. It is an 8 hour/day commitment for two weeks and a $500 stipend will be provided. Attendance every day of the program is required. If you are interested, please fill out an application and email it to [email protected] along with an unofficial transcript. Applications will be considered on a rolling basis, and the last day to apply is Friday, May 17th.

Honors Theses/Independent Projects
You must work as a research assistant for at least 3 quarters to be eligible to conduct an honors thesis or independent project in the lab with Dr. T.

Letters of Recommendation
Click here to find out more about how to request a letter of recommendation from Dr. T.