The Social Connections Lab have a team of research assistants each semester that are involved in all aspects of the research process.

Lab Director

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James Wirth, Ph.D.

Research Assistants


Ashley Luu

“I am a senior psychology major at The Ohio State University at Newark. After graduating with my Bachelor of Science degree in psychology, I plan to attend a graduate program to earn a Nurse Practitioner degree specialized in Psychiatric Mental Health. My ultimate goal is to conduct research, educate, and practice nursing to further the knowledge we have today.”

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Cody Price