Undergraduate Research Opportunities

Project Info

  • Name: Culture, Diversity & Health Lab (CDH)
  • Faculty Advisor: Cynthia Levine
  • Department(s): Psychology
  • Area(s): Social and Personality

Contact Info

  • Contact Person: Katherine Weltzien
  • Email: kweltzie@uw.edu
  • Phone: (415) 689-0406


Research in our lab focuses on how social and cultural factors affect people’s health.
A lot of the lab’s work focuses on identifying what factors promote health among people from diverse cultural, racial, ethnic, gender, and socioeconomic backgrounds and on using this knowledge to understand and address health disparities. Learn more about our research at CDH lab website: https://depts.washington.edu/cdhlab/

We are now accepting applications for Spring 2023. To apply, please submit an application form using this link: https://uwartsandsciences.sjc1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_3JBfMyj9XhPIdzT.

Minimum Requirements

We are looking for people who are interested in gaining more experience in social and health psychology research, specifically in helping recruiting and running participants for our upcoming study about sleep. Prior psychology coursework is preferred but not required.