CALL FOR UNDERGRADUATE RESEARCH PAPERS
Have you completed a research paper in a psychology-related field (i.e. psychology, cognitive science, neuroscience, linguistics)? Are you looking for a platform to publish your work?
If so, The Undergraduate Research Journal of Psychology at UCLA (URJP) WANTS YOU to submit your papers for our annual publication, expected to be released Spring 2018.
URJP is an organization dedicated to informing the community of psychological findings through research run by undergraduates from all universities. Last year, we received submissions ranging from local to international universities. URJP is one of the few established psychology journals that publishes undergraduate psychological research.
To submit, the papers must fulfill the requirements below:
If you have not completed an independent research project, we still encourage you to apply by submitting a “literature review article” which does not require access to research data.
The deadline to submit papers is October 15, 2017. Multiple submissions from one author are welcome. If you would like to submit an article for consideration, please complete the following:
More information regarding our submission criteria and types of articles accepted can be found on our website, https://urjp.psych.ucla.edu/
If you have any questions or concerns, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org for further information. To view our prior publications, please visit our website at https://urjp.psych.ucla.edu/publications/. We look forward to reviewing your submissions!
Are you interested in gaining research experience for graduate school or learning more about social psychology?
If so, you should consider becoming a research assistant in the Social Cognition and Intergroup Processes (SCIP) Lab. We are a social psychological research lab utilizing experimental, descriptive, survey, online, and laboratory methods. Research in the SCIP Lab investigates how individual differences interact with the situation to affect intergroup contexts, educational and healthcare settings, and people's sense of belonging and psychological well-being.
Typical research assistant responsibilities include:
See our website for more information and to fill out an application: http://www.sciplab.com/joinus
Interested in going to graduate school?
• Need a reference letter from a professor who knows you well?
• Need research experience to add to your CV?
• Gain experience in a research lab while earning course credit!
We are looking for motivated undergraduate students to work in the Personality Across Development Lab.
We cover a broad range of personality and psychopathology topics in our lab, so if you are interested in personality, temperament, externalizing disorders, self-regulation, emotional regulation, personality disorders, or the development of any of these, the lab may be a good fit for you. Opportunities may also exist for you to gain experience with clinical interviewing.
• 9 hour commitment per week
• 2 consecutive quarter commitment (i.e., Fall 2017 and Winter 2018)
• Some weekend availability
Qualifications (required only if you want to earn course credit)
• Junior or Senior standing (if sophomore, must have completed 3 psychology
courses and have a GPA of 3.4 in psychology courses)
• Enrollment in PSYCH 399- Independent Study
• Email your materials to email@example.com
In order to be considered, your email must include the following information:
• Full name
• Academic standing (freshman, sophomore, etc.)
• Last term GPA
• Cumulative GPA
• Current Resume (including any other research experience)
• Reason for seeking this experience (please answer both why you are interested
in research experience and why you are interested in our lab)
• Languages spoken fluently
Undergraduate Research Job Postings