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 most terms. I also support URSA Engage students as well as Honors College students.  FOR MORE ON THE LAB go here