Useful Links

Association for Psychological Science : The Association for Psychological Science is a nonprofit organization dedicated to the advancement of scientific psychology and its representation at the national and international level.

American Psychological Association : Information and resources from the American Psychological Association.

Society for Neuroscience : The Society for Neuroscience is a nonprofit membership organization of basic scientists who seek to advance the understanding of the brain and the nervous system.

American Scientific AffiliationThe American Scientific Affiliation is a fellowship of men and women in science and disciplines that relate to science who share a common fidelity to the Word of God and a commitment to integrity in the practice of science. It offers Christian scholarship, education, fellowship and service to members, churches, educational institutions, the scientific community, and society.

APA Style:  Information on APA style provided by the American Psychological Association

Find a Graduate Program in Psychology : This site provides useful information for students interested in careers in psychology including links to most if not all graduate programs in the country. (Psychology Degree Guide. org)

Interested in the health professionsSome psychology majors pursue careers in the health professions. Among the options that past majors have taken are medicine, nursing, physical therapy, and occupational therapy to mention just a few. Follow this link for additional information about the pre-health program here at Grove City College.

 

Information on Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) and other Undergraduate Research/Job Opportunities

 

Research Experience for Undergraduates: National Science Foundation site for more information about Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU). The REU program supports active research participation by undergraduate students in any of the areas of research funded by the National Science Foundation. REU projects involve students in meaningful ways in ongoing research programs or in research projects specifically designed for the REU program.

 

Summer Undergraduate Workshop at Penn: Each year, the cognitive science community at the University of Pennsylvania brings together the best and brightest undergraduate students from around the world to learn about the growing fields of cognitive science and cognitive neuroscience. The Institute for Research in Cognitive Science (IRCS) workshop is June 5-18, 2011 and the application deadline is April 1, 2011. All students who are currently enrolled as undergraduates at any college or university are invited to apply, but current sophomores and juniors will be given priority.

 

REU on Biological Bases of Human and Animal Behavior: Located at Oklahoma State University, this REU provides in-depth and hands-on research focused on the biological basis of behavior. Students will be mentored by a full-time, Ph.D.-level faculty member who is tenured/tenure-track with a strong program of research.

 

Camp Ramapo: Camp Ramapo (Rhinebeck, NY) serves children ages 4-16 with a wide range of emotional and learning problems. Staff members earn a salary, room and board, and travel reimbursement for employment from June through August. Various Specialty Counselors are wanted for the summer. A "challenging, rewarding, and life-changing experience" from which counselors have gone on to distinguished careers in business, communications, education, human services, medicine and law. Phone # 845.876.8405.

 

The Family Translational Research Group: Translational research in the behavioral and social sciences addresses how basic behavioral processes inform the diagnosis, prevention, treatment, and delivery of services for mental illness, and, conversely, how knowledge of mental illness increases our understanding of basic behavioral processes

 

Summer Undergraduate Research Internship Program (SURIP) 2011: Penn State College of Medicine offers a research internship program for college undergraduate students between the Sophomore and Senior years, who are preparing for a career in biological research. You can learn more about and apply for the program at this link. Duration: May 31-August 5, 2011. Stipend: $3000; PSU participating departments: 10. Deadline for application: February 7, 2011 at 12 noon.