Evolutionary Psychology Lab

The Maner Lab in the Department of Psychology studies a number of topics associated with social and evolutionary psychology (please see our research page). We are looking for motivated and conscientious students to serve as research assistants in our lab. Our research assistants help us collect data, perform background research, attend lab meetings, and engage in other miscellaneous administrative tasks. The research assistantship offers excellent hands-on experience that provides valuable skills and a solid foundation for graduate school or a post-graduation career. Research assistants who perform well will also be eligible to receive a strong letter of recommendation.

If you would like to be considered for a position, please complete the application available here and return it via email to manerlab@psy.fsu.edu.

Faculty Mentor(s)
Research Area

Evolutionary approaches to motivated social processes. Specific areas include: Close relationships, social hierarchy, social affiliation and rejection, and self-protective processes.