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 120 studies conducted.

Important Deadlines for Spring 2022:

 Friday, February 11th, 2022 (11:59 p.m.)

Activate/Update your Sona Account

(required for Option A or C)

 Friday, February 18th, 2022 (11:59 p.m.)

Participate in PSEPP Prescreening Survey

(recommended for Option A or C)

 Friday, April 29th, 2022 (11:59 p.m.)

Final deadline to complete research credits

(applies to Options A, B, and C) 



Faculty coordinators:
Dr. Ingrid J. Haas

Dr. Pierce Ekstrom 

Research coordinator:
Łukasz W. Niparko

Office hours:
Tuesdays 11:00 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Make an appointment