Family & Preventative Medicine
This is a 5 year study to explore the role of habitual sleep duration and circadian alignment in eating behaviors, neurocognitive performance and metabolism.
Volunteer; This is a work-study research position; Prepare a UROP proposal; Write an Honors Thesis; Earn independent study credit
Recruitment, data collection, collecting melatonin samples, working directly with participants in the protocol
Experience working with research subjects, psychological protocol, biological samples, collection and scoring of sleep data. Great project for a pre-med or psychology.
The project is 5 years (2019-2024). Students can be involved for 6 mos to 2 years.
Enrollment in a health related major (or plan to enroll). Research methods course is a plus