06/20/17

Scam Detection Study!

Participate in a study on phishing and email scams!

Receive $10 for participating in a 1-hour-long psychology study looking at the ability to detect scams.
Eligible participants must:
• be 18-30 years old
• make their own financial decisions
• have no history of cognitive impairment
• have at least some email experience
If interested, please contact:
Kang Lee’s Development Lab
Studies will take place at 252 Bloor St WScam Detection Study
06/5/17

Participate in a Study of Life Experiences!

Participate in a study of life experiences!

 

The U of T Consciousness and Wisdom Studies Laboratory is conducting a survey study of life experiences and quality of life and we are looking for participants. We need your help to answer the big questions. Please consider participating in our study located in F-Tower of University College.

 

In one 30-minute session, you will answer a series of questions about your personal life experiences and beliefs.

 

For all those interested, please email our friendly research assistants atinfo@consciousnessstudieslab.com to schedule a time within business hours (9-5 Monday to Friday), or visit our website at http://consciousnessstudieslab.com/contact/

 

 

 

For your time you will be compensated with $5, or a 1% bonus credit for those currently enrolled in Dr. Vervaeke’s COG250 or NEW333 classes.

06/1/17

Participants Needed for Music Study!

“The Voice and Resonance Lab is looking for individuals between 18 – 35 to participate in an 45-minute experiment looking at stability of singing over time.  Invesitagors are looking for: non-singers as well as professional and trained singers.  Participants will be reimbursed $15 for their participation (see posters below).”

 

For more information or if your are interested in participating, please contact Charlene Santoni (charlene.santoni@mail.utoronto.ca).
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05/21/17

Study Participants Needed at Language and Learning Lab!

How do people process language? – men needed!

Participate in a fun eye-tracking study at OISE (Bloor & St. George)! It takes about 40 minutes, and you will receive a $5 Starbucks voucher to thank you for your time.

You will watch some scenarios on a screen, and we will track your eye movements as you watch and listen. You will also complete two brief tasks on an iPad.

If you are:
– male
– aged between 18 and 35
– have normal or corrected-to-normal vision
– grew up hearing English more than 50% of the time at home, on a continuous basis from birth and throughout your childhood

— then we would love to invite you to participate. We can fit appointments around your availability — day, early evening, or weekend.

Please email Ruth Lee at languageandlearninglab@gmail.com, or ask for Ruth at the Language and Learning Lab on 416-934-4559. And please feel free to share this information with friends or family who might be interested in participating. Thank you!

04/29/17

Seeking Study Participants

The Voice and Resonance Lab is looking for individuals between 18 – 30 to participate in an hour-long experiment. Participants will be reimbursed $15 for their participation (see poster below).

Additionally, they are looking for individuals interested in volunteering to help collect and analyze the data this summer. They would need to be available for at least 3-4 hours, 9am-5pm, Monday-Wednesday & Friday (not Thursday).

If interested, please contact Monique Tardif (monique.tardif@mail.utoronto.ca) or Tim Bressmann (tim.bressmann@utoronto.ca).

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10/17/16

ARE YOU A WORRIER? PARTICIPATE IN A PAID WRITING STUDY!

We are currently recruiting participants who describe themselves as
worriers for another WORRY AND WRITING Study.

DO YOU SPEND A LOT OF TIME WORRYING ABOUT MANY DIFFERENT THINGS?
DOES WORRYING MAKE IT HARD TO ENJOY YOUR LIFE?
DO OTHER PEOPLE SAY YOU WORRY TOO MUCH?
DO YOU FIND IT DIFFICULT TO CONTROL YOUR WORRYING?
ARE YOU BETWEEN 18 AND 65 YEARS OLD?

If so, you may be eligible to participate in the following study:
WORRY AND WRITING 1 STUDY: We are examining the relationship between worry
and writing. The study involves 5 visits to the lab and you will be asked
to complete a set of questionnaires about your thoughts, emotions, and
behaviors as well as a series of writing tasks.

STUDY CONTACT: Shreya (416) 979-5000 ext. 2182

All study appointments will take place at 105 Bond Street at Ryerson
University. If you would like more information about this study, please
call the study contact and mention the name of the study in your inquiry,
or email CAPLAB@PSYCH.RYERSON.CA with the name of the study and the name
of the study contact in the subject line.

All queries are confidential. A phone screen (which participants will not
be compensated for) is required for all studies to determine eligibility.
YOU WILL BE COMPENSATED FOR YOUR PARTICIPATION IF ELIGIBLE.

All studies have been approved by the Ryerson University Research Ethics
Board.

10/17/16

Research Participants Needed – Social Attitudes Study

We are conducting a study looking at attitudes towards social groups. The study involves tasks that require you to categorize faces, complete cognitive tasks using an iPad and fill out questionnaires about yourself, your opinions, and your behaviours.

 This is a one-time session lasting 60-90 minutes and will take place at OISE (252 Bloor St W). You will be compensated $20 and reimbursed for your TTC fare or parking costs if applicable. 

Eligible participants are:
– Caucasian
– 18-25 years of age
– Able to complete the study in English
 
 Please email lifespandevelopment@kangleelab.com if you are interested in participating, or call us at 416-934-4503.