Department of Psychology
Department of Psychology

Participate in our Research

See all UT research opportunities and studies on the UT events website, Texas Today. 

Research labs in the Department of Psychology often need volunteers (sometimes compensated) in order to collect data for their studies. If you are interested in participating in a study, please scroll through the listings below and contact the person specified.

Apply: Research Assistant for Study on Children Who Translate for English-limited Parents
 8 a.m.-9 p.m. Open through Dec. 31, 2019
Location: Sarah M. and Charles E. Seay Building (SEA) 2.322G 

Cognitive Laser Study
9 a.m. Open through Nov. 1, 2019
Location: Sarah M. and Charles E. Seay Building (SEA), 3.304

Diagnosed with anxiety or trauma disorder? Participate in a brain imaging study
Time: 9 a.m.-8 p.m. Open through May 22, 2019 
Location: Health Discovery Building/ Imaging Research Center

Low-Level Laser Therapy for Anxiety Problems
Time: 8 a.m.-9 p.m. Open through May 25, 2019
Location: Sarah M. and Charles E. Seay Building (SEA)

Paid Research: Oral Contraceptives and Women's Sexual Health
 All-day. Open through Nov. 29, 2019
Location: Seay Psychology Building, 3.318 

Participants Needed for Depression Treatment Research Study
All-day. Open through May 31, 2019
Location: Patton Hall (RLP) 

PTSD Study at UT Austin - No cost therapy
Time: Noon-midnight. Open through Sep. 1, 2019
Location: Sarah M. and Charles E. Seay Building (SEA) 

Research Assistant Opportunity in the Church Lab
Time: All-day. Open through Jul. 1, 2019
The Church Lab (Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience Lab) is recruiting native Spanish speaking undergraduate RAs for ongoing behavioral and neuroimaging research studies.

Relative Diagnosed with Bipolar Disorder? Participate in Paid Research Study (UT Austin)
Time: All-day. Open through May 7, 2019
Location: Health Discovery Building (HDB) Imaging Research Center

Romantic partners/friends wanted for research study on relationship experiences across the lifespan
Compensation: Eligible couples can receive up to $150 for their time.
Looking for couples age 45 and older who have been seeing one another and/or dating for 3 years or less.
Click above for more information or contact the Relationship Experiences Across the Lifespan Project (REAL) at UT Austin at 512-475-7527 or email for more information.

Seeking Research Assistants (RAs) for Summer & Fall (Preston Lab)
Time: All-day. Open through Jun. 1, 2019
The Preston Lab is seeking research assistants who will be available to volunteer their time this Summer through at least the Fall of 2019.
They are seeking rising Sophmores and Juniors. Broadly, you will help conduct behavioral and neuroimaging studies with participants ranging from young children, adults, and older adults.

Storytelling Study
Time: 8 a.m.-8 p.m. Open through May 3, 2019
Location: Laboratory for the Study of Anxiety Disorders, Seay 3.122 

Women Needed for Treatment Study for Sexual Distress
Time: All-day. Open through Jan. 30, 2020
Location: Sarah M. and Charles E. Seay Building (SEA), 3.318

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