Relationships & Technology Lab

The Relationships & Technology Lab conducts social scientific research on interpersonal communication, romantic relationships, and communication technologies. If you’re interested in being a research assistant for the 2021 - 2022 academic year, please email me for more information.

Undergraduate Research Assistants

Sara Downs

Sara Downs is an undergraduate junior majoring in Communication. She is from Scottsdale, Arizona and enjoys researching relational communication between romantic partners. She hopes to continue working in the realm of communication throughout her future career.  

Megan Niehoff

Megan Niehoff is an undergraduate sophomore from Phoenix, Arizona. She is currently studying Political Science with a minor in Communication with the goal of working for an international non-profit organization. She plans on becoming involved with community service projects and clubs on and off campus during her time at Arizona State University.

Dominic Palisoc

Dominic Palisoc is an undergraduate senior from El Paso, Texas. He is currently studying communication with the goal to pursue a master’s degree in Health Communication. In the future, he plans to become a physical therapist as well as contribute to research projects that have an emphasis in health communication.

Lab Alumni

Savannah Ambrose

Janine Beer 

Krysta Chotkowski 

Jordan Coddington

McKenzie Diehl 

Zachary Hlatky

Annamariah Hopkins 

Jake Mozden

Matt Mullin 

Christiana Robey 

Jennifer Tringale

Madison Wedge 

Kaitlyn Whyte 

Morgan Winner 

Merial Hutchison

Ishanah Steele