Prospective Graduate Students

Prospective graduate students seeking to work with Dr. Spencer must apply to the Social Psychology Program at OSU. In your application materials (e.g., personal statement), you may indicate Dr. Spencer as a potential advisor. More information on the program, including application components and deadlines, can be found here.

Our lab values diversity of people, research backgrounds, and ideas. We are committed to creating and upholding an inclusive lab culture that welcomes and supports everyone. We believe that diversity is essential for conducting our research and in creating a supportive environment that allows graduate students to thrive. We especially encourage people from diverse or underrepresented groups to apply or to reach out to any graduate students with questions.

Dr. Spencer IS CONSIDERING  graduate students during the 24-25 application cycle, to begin Fall 2024.

If you’re interested in attending graduate school at OSU and you come from an underrepresented group, please consider applying to OSU’s Diversity Visit Weekend :