Political Science Experimental Participant Pool (PSEPP)

Welcome to the Political Science Participant Pool (PSEPP)!

PSEPP is a sample recruitment tool for political science research and is sponsored by the Department of Political Science. Its purposes are twofold: for students to learn about the research process, and to enable faculty and graduate students in the department to conduct research. The pool has been operating since Fall 2008, with almost five thousand participants and more than 100 studies conducted.

Important Deadlines for Fall 2020:

 Friday, August 28th, 2020 (11:59 p.m.)

Activate/Update your Sona Account

(required for Option A or C)

 Friday, September 4th, 2020 (11:59 p.m.)

Participate in PSEPP Prescreening Survey

(recommended for Option A or C)

 Friday, November 13th, 2020 (11:59 p.m.)

Final deadline to complete research credits

(applies to Options A, B, and C) 



Faculty coordinator
Dr. Ingrid J. Haas

Research coordinator
Łukasz W. Niparko

Office hours
In Fall 2020 there are only virtual hours available.
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