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 Spring 2021:

 Friday, February 5th, 2021 (11:59 p.m.)

Activate/Update your Sona Account

(required for Option A or C)

 Friday, February 12th, 2021 (11:59 p.m.)

Participate in PSEPP Prescreening Survey

(recommended for Option A or C)

 Friday, April 23rd, 2021 (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 Spring 2021 there are only virtual hours available.
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