Research Laboratory in Psychology
Spanish and English-speaking research placements are available. In addition to spending time at your research site, you will enroll in the accompanying Research Laboratory in Psychology course. You will have the opportunity to be involved in psychological research taking place in a laboratory, institute, medical facility or community setting. Under the direction of a research investigator, you will participate in various stages of the research process.
Earn 3 credits and spend approximately 75 hours at your research placement. This course requires a $500 laboratory fee for the semester program and a $300 laboratory fee for the summer program.
Possible research placements are:
- Developmental Neurobiology—Cajal Institute
- Neuronal Engineering—HM Hospital-CINAC
- Molecular Neuropathology—Centre for Molecular Biology Severo Ochoa
- Neuroregenerative Chemistry—National Hospital for Paraplegics – Toledo
- Biomechanics and Assistive Technologies Group—National Hospital for Paraplegics - Toledo
- Sensorymotor Function—HNP & University of Castilla La Mancha
- Mental Health Counseling—López-Ibor Clinic (high level of Spanish required)
- Addiction Therapy—Foundation Institute Spiral (high level of Spanish required)
If you do not see a link out to a description of the research placement, it is still being developed. See further descriptions of the placements in the Research Laboratory in Psychology syllabus.