Undergraduates! We are looking for a few good research assistants for the 2021-2022 academic year. Download the application here.
Welcome to the Social Relations Lab at Mississippi State University.
We conduct research on how to improve social relations. This means we conduct studies on a wide array of topics, including the ones listed below. If it can help improve positive interpersonal interactions and decrease negative relations, we are interested. If you are interested in research on interpersonal relationships, social influence, intergroup attitudes, or interpersonal aggression, you have come to the right place.
Here are some topics we have addressed in the past:
Interested in learning more about our team or joining us, click here.
Here are some of our Cyber-bullying results from the School Safety Project:
We have also started a blog and a vlog to share our latest endeavors and interesting research related to our studies.For more information, contact us at mailto:email@example.com
Dr. Sinclair has recently begun a blog series on disinformation for Psychology Today: Unpacking Social Relations!
How Do People Breed Hate?
Shoppers Beware: How to Spot a Scam
When Good People Do Nothing: On Bystanders and Border Camps
Why Misinformation Goes Viral
The Source of Misinformation Matters
10 Ways to Spot Misinformation