Current Research Assistants

LOCATION: Howard Hall 105B

The primary emphasis of the Social Influence Lab is investigating social factors that affect expressions of generosity, particularly with respect to tipping and other forms of gratuity. The Lab provides undergraduates with hands-on opportunities to conduct experiments and other research studies leading to publications and conference presentations.

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    Jessica Ketch
    Jessica is junior, double majoring in psychology and sociology. She plans on continuing in the lab until she graduates in May 2015. She looks forward to learning more about the research process and hopes to use these skills in the future. After graduation, Jessica hopes to obtain her Ph.D. in clinical psychology, specializing in severe mental disorders. 

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    Katarina Kneer
    Katarina Kneer is a sophomore and hopes to continue serving as a research assistant until she graduates in 2016. Her passion for psychology is found not only in the classroom, but also in extracurricular activities such as Psi Chi. She plans to continue learning about the research aspect of psychology and also plans on pursuing a career where she can incorporate all of her experiences with research that she has had the privilege of having at Monmouth. After graduating, she hopes to attend graduate school to obtain a Ph.D in Psychology.

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    Jessica Salony
    Jessica is a senior majoring in Psychology. She hopes to receive a Psy.D in Counseling Psychology after she graduates in Fall 2014. She hopes to incorporate both her passions of art and psychology into her future private practice. She wishes to help those suffering from mental disorders and psychical disabilities. Even though Jessica enjoys learning about the research process, she also enjoys being involved in extra-curricular activities such as The Music Alliance and being an Assistant Photographer for Monmouth University.

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