The Social Behavior Lab was established at USC in 2010, by Dr. Wendy Wood. It is a shared lab facility in the Department of Psychology, headed by Lab Director, Dr. Leor Hackel, Assistant Professor of Psychology. The Lab is designed to facilitate student and faculty research in social psychology and related fields. Over 30 researchers use the lab to collect survey data, pilot research procedures, teach research classes, conduct behavioral science experiments, and train research assistants. The lab is available for use to anyone on the USC campus, with approval from the Lab Manager, Rose Basile. Lab procedures and policies are set by the Lab Director, Dr. Hackel.