• If you are interested in participating, or would like your child to participate in our research: We are currently recruiting adults and children of all ages for our studies. Please click on contact us for more information or call 530-754-8543. For directions to the lab, please click on Directions. For more information about one of our ongoing studies, please visit our StudyPage site


  • If you are interested in working in the lab as an undergraduate or volunteer research assistant: Research assistants are typically involved in virtually all components of study preparation, data collection, and data coding, including preparing experimental materials, recruiting and interviewing research participants, entering and coding data, and conducting library research. If you are interested in working in our lab as a research assistant, please download an application from the Forms tab in the menu above and e-mail it both to the Lab Manager, Claire Mitchell (  and Dr. Gail Goodman ( We are currently accepting new research assistants for the Spring Quarter, of 2024, ideally with a three-quarter commitment. You can apply for 199 or other credits with us that will go towards the Psychology major elective requirement. Research assistant positions are not suitable for high school students at this time. Please click on contact us if you would like to request additional information.