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Spirituality and Personality Research Lab: Home


Southeastern University Spirituality and Personality Research Lab

About Us


Southeastern University's Spirituality and Personality Research Lab (SPRL) is a team comprised of SEU graduate and undergraduate students dedicated to understanding the intersection of personality and spirituality. 


SPRL researchers routinely: 

  • Conduct research studies 
  • Analyze results with an eye towards publication and presentations 
  • Work as a collective group to write protocols and generate future projects

Current Research

Current SPRL research includes researching: 

  • the spirituality repertory assessment 
  • the asymmetry of cognitive evaluations 
  • Measurement Theory 
  • the role of personality's influence on spiritual meaning-making
  • Literacy's impact on spiritual practices 



Students should come to lab meetings prepared to discuss relevant research topics, findings, and progress. 

Students wishing to participate in SPRL should:

  • have a genuine interest in research. 
  • be prepared to conduct studies with participants during designated time periods throughout the week.
  • consistently attend lab meetings 



The SPRL meets on Tuesday, beginning promptly at 4:15 pm, in Buena Vida East (room 228 ).

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