Why Participate?

The Early Learning & Cognition Lab is the newest addition to the Department of Psychology at UCSD, and we are in the process of establishing our lab and research projects. If you would like to get involved and be informed of future opportunities to participate, please fill out Participation Questionnaire below! By participating in our research, you and your children will be making a great contribution to understanding cognitive development in early childhood. Our studies currently focus on children between 0 and 12 years old, and are designed to be fun and engaging for both you and your child.


Sign-Up to Participate

The Early Learning and Cognition Lab is part of a group of 6 developmental research labs at UC San Diego's -- collectively we are called the "Kid Science Labs." We are constantly recruiting kids 0 to 12 years old to participate in our studies.

If you would like to sign up your child (0-12 years old) to participate in our research studies, or any of the research studies from our other labs, please fill out this Kid Science Participation Questionnaire so we can contact you about studies available for your children's age ranges. 


Directions

We are located on the fourth floor of McGill Hall on UC San Diego's campus in La Jolla, CA.  We offer free parking for families who come in to participate in our studies.  A researcher will meet you in our parking lot to bring you up to our lab.

 

From North County: Take the I-5 South Exit for Genessee Avenue. Turn RIGHT off of the exit and continue up Genessee Avenue to the top of the hill.  Once at the top, turn LEFT onto North Torrey Pines Road.  Next make a LEFT onto Muir College Drive, and head into the second parking lot on the right (immediately after the stop sign).  A researcher will meet you at the very end of the lot, and please park in spaces #890, #891, or #892. Thanks!

From South County:  Take the I-5 North Exit for La Jolla Village Drive.  Turn LEFT off of the exit and continue up the hill on La Jolla Village Drive.  Note, the street will turn into North Torrey Pines Road.  Continue until you see Muir College Drive and make a RIGHT.  Head to the second parking lot on the right (immediately after the stop sign).  A researcher will meet you at the very end of the lot, and please park in spaces #890, #891, or #892.  Thanks!

 

Contact Us

If you have any questions or comments about our research projects, please fill out the form below and we will be happy to respond to you.  We look forward to hearing from you!

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early learning & cognition lab

Mailing Address:
UC San Diego
Department of Psychology
9500 Gilman Drive
La Jolla, CA 92093-0109


Email: elclab@ucsd.edu
Phone: (858) 246-2434