Joining the TALE Lab

Dr. Albada is committed to enhance the undergraduate students' experience at UCSB and their engagement in the research process. Please contact Dr. Albada if you are an undergraduate student interested in becoming a research assistant in the TALE Lab.

Joining Psi Chi

Psi Chi is the International Honor Society in Psychology. Dr. Albada is the advisor for the UCSB Chapter. You can find out more information about our chapter and how to join at

Joining BEI

The Brain Exercise Initiative is a student led nonprofit organization that engages with older adults suffering from dementia in the surrounding community by invoving them in brain exercises to potentially promote cognitive functioning and increase socioemotional wellbeing. Dr. Albada is the faculty advisor for the UCSB Chapter of BEI. You can find out more information about the organization and how to get involved at



Nicole Albada
Associate Teaching Professor, Psychological & Brain Sciences
Director, Education & Outreach, Center for Aging and Longevity Studies