All student researchers needs to complete the CITI Training program.The training is available at: https://www.citiprogram.org. Please follow the directions below:
Select Azusa Pacific University under participating institutions
Enter your name and email
Create username and password, and a security question
Enter country, gender, ethnicity, and race
Select "No" for CE credits
Enter APU email and enter Department (i.e. Psychology), Role in Research (i.e. Student Researcher – Undergraduate), and School/College (i.e. School of Behavioral and Applied Sciences)
On the “Human Subjects Research (IRB)” page, select to take the course “Students conducting no more than minimal risk research”*
Under the “Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR)” page, select “Not at this time”*
Under the “Laboratory Animal Research Course (IACUC)” page, select “Not at this time”*
On next page, select the Student Researcher course to begin
* Please confirm with your RE professor that these are the courses need for their lab.
As a student at APU you have access to a free download of the Endnotes software here. Endnotes is a program that allows you to search for and store research articles. As well, it communicates with Microsoft Word and can be used to auto format in-text citations as well as a reference page in multiple style formats.
Below are links to downloadable statistical exercises and data sets in JMP.
Apply for an Undergraduate Student Travel Award to help cover the costs of presenting at a conference. Here is a link to the website which contains the application. Please allow adequate time before the conference to apply for the grant.
Below is a list of societies and associations that host conferences. Click the links to get more information about the conference, due dates, and submission guidelines.
American Psychological Association (APA)
Association of Psychological Science (APS)
Christian Association for Psychological Sciences(CAPS)
International Association for Cross-Cultural Psychology (IACCP)
Society for Research on Adolescence (SRA)
The Psychonomic Society
Society for Applied Research in Memory and Cognition (SARMAC)
Society for Cross Cultural Research(SCCR)
Society for Neuroscience (SfN)
Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues
Society for Personality & Social Psychology (SPSP)
Society for Research in Child Development (SRCD)
UCLA Undergraduate Research Conference
Western Psychological Association (WPA)
Western Psychology Conference for Undergraduate Research (WPCUR)