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APA Psychology Undergraduate Summer Research Program

Applications Due: MARCH 23, 2017 at 5:00pm

Are you interested in gaining research experience in Psychology?

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Apply to the CSUSM Psychology Undergraduate Research Summer Program

Date: June 5, 2017 - July 28, 2017

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Program Description

  • Paid eight week summer research program to gain research skills in psychological science.
  • Students will get hands-on research experience in active labs at CSUSM as well as professional development in the psychological sciences
  • Students can work in one of six labs: Clinical Health, Developmental, Cultural Psychobiology, Behavioral Neuroscience, Comparative Psychology, Child Clinical
  • Six awards will be given


  • Non-graduating undergraduate at CSUSM or local community colleges
  • Able to devote 40 hours per week for eight weeks in the summer
  • Completion of Research Methods and Intro to Statistics Course
  • Applicants with little or no experience in research beyond classroom activities are preferred

Application Materials

  • Unofficial transcripts from all colleges attended.
  • Completed application form, including contact information for two references
  • Email all documents to:
  • Visit CSUSM psychology website for details about the department