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Student Opportunities

Do you enjoy interacting with children and families?

Are you interested in research?


We are looking for enthusiastic, motivated students to join our research team. Responsibilities may include:

Student Opportunities


  • Assistance recruiting families
  • Welcoming, interacting with and filming families during lab visits
  • Coding and analyzing data
  • Participating in lab member meetings




Undergraduates interesting in directed research credit or volunteer opportunities should fill out the Family Research Lab application and return it to Dr. Nelson (GR 4.822, email Students that are able to devote at least 6 hours per week for 2 consecutive semesters to the project are preferred.


Family Research Lab Application





Dr. Nelson is not currently accepting graduate students

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