Would you like to be a test subject in a neuroscience study? Have your brain activity measured and your attention and memory tested? (Compensation $15/hr)  I would like to invite anybody aged 18-35 (must be right-handed and not have difficulties with hearing) to participate in a research study examining the mechanisms of long term memory for complex sound and attention in the brain (we will be measuring neural activity using an “electroencephalogram” or EEG). The study is approximately 4 hours long. You will be compensated with $15 per hour plus travel expenses (TTC). You can have the option of coming in for one […]

LIVE Q&A with Dr. Peterson

Have any burning questions on psychology, religion, meaning, and philosophy? Well, lucky for you Dr. Peterson will be hosting a Live Q&A on Youtube and responding to your questions. The Live Stream will happen on Thursday, July 21st, 2016 at 8:30pm on youtube and can be accessed through the link below. Be prepared with your questions!  

JOB OPPORTUNITY: Research Assistants

Kids, Families and Places Principal Investigator: Prof. Jenny Jenkins Applied Psychology and Human Development Department, University of Toronto (Contract: end of July – end of September) Kids, Families and Places is a study examining the cooperation in family relationships and children’s mental health. During home visits parent-child and sibling interactions are video recorded. We are looking for 4 students helping us with the coding of observational data. This will involve watching and coding 5 minute episodes of parents and siblings interactions. You will join an active research lab with undergraduates, Masters and PhD students working in clinical and developmental psychology. […]