The Lab is run under the guidance of Clayton Hilmert, Ph.D. in cooperation with graduate students in the Department of Psychology and the valuable assistance of undergraduates at NDSU. We are always looking for new people who are motivated and interested in our research to work in the labs. If you are interested in getting involved please contact us.

Clayton J. Hilmert, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

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Angela Bagne, Ph.D.

Graduated November 2021

Health/Social Psychology

Research focus: maternal stress effects on infant regulatory responses.


Garrett Byron

Health/Social Psychology Ph.D. Student


Anna Strahm, Ph.D.
Graduated August 2020

Dr. Strahm continues to research stress and reproductive health as a Post-Doc at Wexner Medical Center part of The Ohio State University.