Alzheimer's Disease Risk - ReMind Lab

The ReMind Lab is an interdisciplinary research team dedicated to optimizing cognitive, functional, and psychological health throughout the aging process. We are studying the impact of memory changes on older adults' daily lives to better detect preclinical Alzheimer's disease symptoms. Please visit to learn more about us.

University Park
Description of Responsibilities: 

We are seeking undergraduate research assistants to gain valuable research experience in the ReMind Lab with our dedicated team. Undergraduate students at Penn State who are interested in the science of cognition and aging or gaining research experience with an interdisciplinary team are encouraged to contact us. Undergraduate research assistants will receive academic independent study credits and are expected to commit to a minimum of 3 hours per week including weekly lab meetings.

What would undergraduate research assistants be doing in the lab? Here some examples:

  • Collaborating on building our literature database
  • Updating the lab website (using PSU Sites) and Twitter account
  • Experiencing the research process and learning with us!

Number of Opportunities: 
Minimum Qualifications: 
  • Willing to work at least 3 hours per week
  • Commit to at least one year with the team (fall and spring semesters)
Posting Date: 
Tuesday, August 13, 2019 to Thursday, August 13, 2020
Position Type: 
Academic Credit
Opportunity Timeframe: 
Academic Year
Application Procedure: 

Please email us at Include your resume/CV and a description of why you are interested in this position.