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Michele Diaz

address: 356 Moore Building
location: Liberal Arts
phone: (814) 863-1726
department: Psychology


Language & Aging Lab

The focus of our research is investigating age-related differences in language processing. We use electrophysiology and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) to examine the relations between behavior, functional brain activity, and the neural structures that underlie these phenomena. We are currently recruiting 2-4 undergraduate students. Research assistants will primarily be involved in analyzing behavioral data, conducting experimental sessions, and developing experimental stimuli. Interested students should complete and submit an application ( to

Number of undergraduates needed: 2-4
Minimum qualifications: Highly motivated, responsible students. Previous research experience is preferred, but not required. Students are expected to complete 10 hours per week over the course of 2 consecutive semesters. Minimum GPA 3.3