The Social Perception & Communication Laboratory (SPCL) examines the ways in which social group memberships and affiliations, such as race, gender, and socioeconomic status, impact how people think, feel, and behave. In short, we study the psychology of navigating social and cultural diversity.
NOTE: Professor Richeson is open to accepting new phd students this cycle (Fall 2019 applicants to begin Fall 2020). She is not able to respond to individual email inquiries from potential applicants, however. Please feel free to explore this website for overviews of the research she and her students are currently conducting.