Prospective Students

Application process for undergraduate students and postbacs interested in joining the lab:

We are very excited to hear you are interested in joining ACCTION Lab!

For Spring, Summer, and Fall 2023, our lab meetings are Mondays from 11-1 in Coffey Hall. To be part of this lab, you must be available at this time. RAs in the lab should expect to complete 4-12 hours in the lab each week, some in-person and some on their own time. 

Please email Dr. Z (, Terumi Randle (, and Marcus Flax ( your current resume/CV, unofficial transcript, schedule, and answers to the following questions:


Frequently Asked Questions for prospective PhD students interested in joining ACCTION lab:

Are you accepting new graduate students for fall 2023 admission?

What should I do in my application to signal that I want to work with you?

What are you looking for in a graduate student/application?

What are some research areas I will be able to pursue as a PhD student in ACCTION lab?

What does your mentorship look like?

Am I able to receive mentorship and expirience in upper level statistics?

Can I talk to prior students who have worked with you?

See below for Loyola's page with additional program information for prospective PhD graduate students in clinical psychology.