The Center for Psychological
The CPR: Virtual Support for Psychological Research
Group Research Internships (Psyc 399 at Metropolitan State)
Check the online course schedule each term,
usually one or more sections are offered. Each section differs,
have included: (a) work in the Psychology Lab and
(b) research in applied social psychology. Students must have
TO REGISTRATION as each experience has prerequisites.
Click here for sections taught by Mark Stasson
E-mail Kerry Kleyman for information about
interning in the psychology lab (NM L202)
Individualized Research Internships at Metropolitan State
These are arranged individually between
student and faculty member. These internships are NOT listed in
the course schedule.
If interested, approach a faculty member
with an idea about an area of research that you would like to
pursue. Students should
complete PSYC 312 Research
Methods as a prerequisite. The student arranges an agreement
regarding a suitable research
project and assessment criteria,
then registration is done through a Student-Designed
Independent Study (SDIS).
Students may approach any faculty
member -- the individuals listed below have worked with students
Kerry Kleyman (Social Psychology; Cultural Psychology)
Mahoney (Social Psychology, Peace & Conflict)
Kelly Hazel (Community Psychology)
Halvorson (Cognitive Psychology)
August Hoffman (Community
Mark Stasson (Social Psychology;
Organizational Psychology; some aspects of Personality & Individual
Graduate Student Research
Internships or Thesis Projects
Students in the Psychology M.A. Program carry out thesis projects
under the supervision of resident and/or community faculty members.
In addition, students may do a research-based
internship (if desired). Details are available from the M.A.
Do you have completed research or
in progresss? Share your Results with others!
A key part of the research process is sharing (or disseminating) your
results -- research is not useful unless others find out about it.
There are opportunities for students to
present or publish their research
here for link).
Few students disseminate research findings, so
doing so can make one a competeitve applicant in the graduate school
and employment markets.
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