I am fascinated by how characteristics of situations and our personal characteristics influence behavior. My key focus is on improving learning in higher education settings and I have incorporated past foci on prejudice and sexism.  In my Applied Social Cognition (ASC) Lab we ASC the tough questions. If you are interested in working in my lab, click on this link to complete the application: ASC Gurung Lab App.  I accept undergraduates every term. I also support URSA Engage students as well as Honors College students.

My main area of interest is in Pedagogical research with additional work on Prejudice and Sexism within and parallel to this interest.  FOR MORE ON THE LAB AND TO MEET THE TEAM go here