Vowell Hall Room 308
University of Texas at El Paso

Lab: 607-288-3248

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Graduate Students

We are accepting graduate students in Fall 2021. Prospective students interested in graduate training at UTEP and working in the Legal Decision Lab can click the link below to access the UTEP Psychology Department application page. Please contact Dr. Reed prior to application submission if you have any questions about the program or the lab.


UTEP Undergraduate Students

We welcome applications from undergraduate students and post-baccalaureates interested in volunteering the Legal Decision Lab. Applications are accepted at any time, but new research assistants are usually brought into the lab at the beginning of each semester and the beginning of the summer.


  • 10 hours/week

  • Minimum GPA of 3.0

  • Strong work ethic and desire to learn

  • Attendance at weekly lab meetings (Fridays 12-1 pm MST)

To apply please click the button below and complete the online application form. Once completed, please email a copy of your unofficial transcript and resume/CV to Grace Hanzelin (ghanzelin@miners.utep.edu).


Cornell Undergraduate Students

We are not currently accepting Cornell students, but if you are interested, you are welcome to send your resume and a paragraph explaining your interest to Dr. Valerie Hans at valerie.hans@cornell.edu