Join the Lab

Interested in joining the lab?

We are not currently recruiting undergraduate students however they are encouraged to fill out this form to express interest in working with the lab. Advanced coursework in statistics (PSYC 439 or an equivalent regression course in other departments) and experience with statistical computing and data analysis are required.

We will be reviewing graduate student applications for the Fall 2024 admission. To apply to work in the lab as a PhD student, submit your application through the McGill Psychology Department. For general information on the application process examine the information here. Other common questions we receive:

Dr. Flake does not pre-interview candidates or provide application feedback ahead of the application due date. If you have a question about applying that is not answered here or on the McGill University page, email If you are short-listed as an applicant, you will generally be contacted for an interview in the winter of the application year (in January or February). If you just want to learn more about studying quant methods, check out this website: