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Thank you for your interest! I welcome your application and look forward to learning about your research interests, why this lab’s research & the Cornell Psychology PhD program appeal to you, the skills you’ll bring and hope to acquire, and some of the questions you want to explore.


Lab manager starting summer 2021

The AMP Lab is searching for a part-time Lab Manager for the 2021-2022 academic year, starting mid-July. Interested applicants should apply through this link (complete applications are due July 12th).

Ideal candidates will have experience in psychological research, a strong interest in moral psychology, and exceptional organizational, detail-orientation, technical, interpersonal, project and team management skills. This position is ideal for those planning to apply for graduate schools and will be in Ithaca for the upcoming academic year.

Responsibilities: The Lab Manager is directly involved in all aspects of the research process for the AMP Lab, including supervising RAs, conducting interviews, the design and preparation of IRB proposals and studies, regular maintenance, outreach, and administrative duties to facilitate the daily operation of the lab, among other duties.

For questions and further inquiry, feel free to email Beyza Gultekin ( Thank you!

Research assistant position starting fall 2021

The Applied Moral Psychology Lab welcomes undergraduate and post-graduate students to apply for a Research Assistant position starting Fall 2021.

If you have a strong interest in moral psychology and its applications, are eager to develop your research skills and contribute to the field, we look forward to having you join our lab! Strong RA candidates have previous experience in data analysis, technical skills, and a background in psychological research.

Application deadline: August 20, 2021

To apply:

PI: Laura Niemi, PhD
For questions or more information contact: