The University of Texas at Dallas School of Behavioral and Brain Sciences

Family Research Lab


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:

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

Undergraduate Students

Undergraduates interesting in directed research credit or volunteer opportunities should fill out the Family Research Lab application and return it to Dr. Nelson.
Office: GR 4.822
Email: [email protected]

Students that are able to devote at least 6 hours per week for 2 consecutive semesters to the project are preferred.

Please fill out our Family Research Lab application if you are interested.

Graduate Students

Dr. Nelson is currently accepting new graduate students. Please contact her for more information.

Student Opportunities