Dr. Prakash will not be accepting graduate student applications for Fall 2022.


Research Assistants (RAs) are a vital members of our research team.

RA Requirements Include:

  • At least a 3.5 GPA

  • Minimum of a two semester commitment (fall & spring semesters)

  • A weekly 9-hour time commitment

  • Highly recommended: An interest in clinical psychology, cognitive psychology, neuroscience, neuropsychology, and/or neuroimaging methodology

Primary RA Duties:

  • Data entry and coding

  • Organization duties, which could include assembling research materials, making copies, developing protocol materials, etc.

  • Potential opportunities to assist with or conduct behavioral assessment sessions with participants

Benefits of Becoming a RA:

  • In-depth exposure to the research method

  • Hands on experience working with research participants and data

  • Exposure to graduate school -- you are welcome and encouraged to meet with staff or graduate students to discuss grad school, research ideas, or post-graduation plans

  • You may also receive PSYCH 4998 credit (prior approval from Dr. Prakash required)

  • A letter of recommendation (if you successfully complete your year commitment) 

  • The depth of your experience in the lab is dependent on your personal interest and motivation to seek out opportunities to become more involved in the research process

  • Opportunity to work in a fun, motivating environment with other students who have similar interests


The Clinical Neuroscience Lab is currently not accepting undergraduate RA applications for the autumn semester of 2022.