Research Labs | Department of Psychology

Research Labs

  • Boals Laboratory (PI: Dr. Adriel Boals): Research Focus: coping with stress and trauma, autobiographical memory, PTSD, and posttraumatic growth.

  • DEAR Laboratory (PI: Dr. Casey Guillot): Research Focus: disposition, emotion, and addiction research, with a current focus on anxiety and smoking.

  • Currently taking new graduate students.

  • Kelly Laboratory (PI: Dr. Kimberly Kelly): Research Focus: immune and endocrine systems involved in the stress response.

  • Neurocognitive Laboratory (PI: Dr. Anthony Ryals): Research Focus: how implicit and explicit processes interact within episodic memory.

  • Currently taking new graduate students.

  • Slavish Laboratory (PI: Dr.Danica Slavish): Research Focus: behavioral and physiological pathways linking sleep, stress, and health over time.

  • Teen ST.A.R. Laboratory (PI: Dr. Heidemarie Blumenthal): Research Focus: anxiety, substance abuse, and developmental psychopathology.

    • Currently taking new graduate students.

  • Sports and Exercise Psychophysiology Laboratory (PI: Dr. Ryan L. Olson) Research Focus: effects of acute and chronic exercise for improving neurocognitive function and mental health, and examining neurocognitive deficits and autonomic function in high-risk populations.
    • Currently taking new graduate students.

Apply to our graduate program online

Thinking about UNT?

It's easy to apply online. Join us and discover why we're the choice of over 42,000 students.

Apply now