Information for Students

Prospective Research Assistants

If you are interested, please fill out the following form. Feel free to ask for more information by emailing the lab's research coordinator at

Doctoral Students

Dr. Brito will NOT be accepting doctoral students for Fall 2023

FAQs For Students

How can I get involved with this research?

To get involved with this research please fill out the online form. You can also email with any questions.

What are some of the responsibilities of Research Assistants?

Research Assistants have a wide range of responsibilities that include working with study participants, data coding and analysis, and participant recruitment.

Will you be accepting PhD students this upcoming academic year?

Dr. Brito is accepting applications for a doctoral student for the Fall of 2022. Click the link below for more information about the Developmental PhD program within the Department of Applied Psychology.

What kind of students are you looking for?

We are looking for students who are motivated to learn, who are curious, and who can work collaboratively on a team. Some marketable skills include experience with research and/or EEG, Spanish skills, and photoshop skills.

What is the time commitment?

Research Assistants are expected to volunteer for 10-12 hours per week and make a commitment for at least 2 semesters.