Research Assistants Needed

Dr. Kang Lee’s Development Lab is looking for highly dedicated and enthusiastic students to volunteer with us! You will be involved in a study examining how children’s emotion expressions can be used to understand lie-telling behaviours. Our goal is to offer volunteers many opportunities to develop their research skills. Thus, as a volunteer, you will; – Be involved in computer-based data preparation tasks – Code and record results – Perform other administrative tasks in the laboratory – Other tasks/opportunities depend on prior experience and on length of stay in the lab, including the opportunity to be involved in other, on-going […]

Research Assistants Needed!

The START Clinic for Mood and Anxiety Disorders is currently seeking highly qualified applicants for a full time Research Assistant position. Typical responsibilities include but are not limited to: administration and scoring of patient assessments, supervised exposure therapy for individual patients, writing protocol and grant applications for clinical trials, assessing patient eligibility for clinical trials, literature searches and data analysis for empirical publications. The new hire will receive extensive training on all duties. Required RA Qualifications:  Mature individual comfortable handling confidential information;  Ability to work in a fast-paced, professional environment;  Demonstrated ability to work both independently and […]

Research Assistants Needed!

The Computational Cognitive Development Lab is looking for students who are interested in a voluntary research position in a developmental psychology lab! As a research assistant, you will have the opportunity to help with coding of behavioural experiments, inputting and assisting with data collection, and recruitment of children participants (aged 3 – 7) on campus and at the local museums like the Ontario Science Centre and the Royal Ontario Museum. Ideally, applicants should have the following: – Be in good academic standing – Be able to commit at least 8-10 hours (including weekends) a week – Be available and willing […]

Career Exploration and Education Shadowing Opportunity!

Career Exploration and Education offers a great opportunity for current U of T students (as well as recent grads of up to two years) to learn more about the various occupations of interest to you through our Career Exploration Job Shadowing Program. Note: This is a career exploration program and is not intended for job searching purposes. These placements will take place for half a day to five days between May 7th to 18th. Below is sample list of vacancies that might be of most interest to you. The complete list of vacancies is attached. 6 vacancies with a Registered Dietician @ Loblaw Companies Limited (.5 day – Friday, May 11th) 4 […]

Research Assistants Needed!

The Learning and Neural Development Lab is looking for students who are interested in a voluntary research position in the lab to help prepare and run experiments! As part of the lab, you will have the opportunity to prepare visual and auditory stimuli, run the experiments on both children (aged 5-9) and adult participants to collect behavioural data, help with the recruitment of participants on campus and at the local museums such as the Ontario Science Centre, and assist with inputting the data collected. Ideally, applicants should have the following: – Be in good academic standing – Be able to […]

Emotion Detection Volunteer Research Assistant!

Kang Lee’s Development Lab is looking for motivated individuals to join our team! You will be involved in a series of studies examining emotion detection. We will be examining the ways in which changes in facial blood flow contributes to the detection of emotions. You will be involved in recruiting participants, running the experiments, coding data, preparing stimuli, and recording the results. You will also participate in training sessions to acquire the necessary skills for the current project. Requirements: Be punctual Ability to work independently Excellent communication (both written and verbal) skills Problem solving skills Strong computer and technical skills is an […]

Research Assistant Needed!

The Fraud Research team studies scam detection and victimization in participants ages 18-30 and 60-90. These research assistant position is ideal for an undergraduate student in their 2nd or 3rd year of psychology or a related field. Research assistants are responsible for recruiting participants for our research studies including making connections with community organizations to find interested participants, advertising our studies, and sharing our findings with community members. You will also run studies with participants (data collection) and complete data entry tasks. This position is ideal for someone who is considering careers both in academic research environments and in more […]

Summer Research Opportunity

Multi-Organ Transplant Student Research Training Program (MOTSRTP)/Advanced Student Placement in Research Education (ASPIRE) will be hosting an open house session for interested students wishing to partake in our program during the 2018 summer and 2018-19 fall/winter sessions. This pioneering and comprehensive training program for senior high school, undergraduate/graduate students consisting of formal seminars, discussion forums and direct health/research experience, would provide an overview for students in enabling them to gain a general understanding in the area of clinical research and apply the knowledge gained in research-related tasks to the field of transplantation and overall patient care. Over the course of […]

Psychology Recruitment Event

Looking for work in the financial field after you graduate? Interested in an internship? Come to the Psychology Department’s Recruitment Event. For 3rd and 4th year psychology undergraduates with a focus on female students. When: Friday, March 2, 2018, 10-11:30 A.M. Where: The Psychology Lounge, Room 4043, Sidney Smith Hall, 100 St. George Street Guest Speaker: Mr. Frank Ieraci, Managing Director of the Active Fundamental Equities team at Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB). Description: Frank Ieraci and his leadership team are seeking candidates for internships and full-time positions at CPPIB with a focus on increasing recruitment diversity in an attempt to […]

Volunteer Research Assistants Needed

MAPEL Lab at the Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto, is now hiring Research Assistants! We are looking to recruit engaged and reliable Research Assistants to our team. For these positions, you would work closely with the researchers on a variety of tasks, allowing you to develop multiple skills and learn about psychological research techniques. Responsibilities will vary and allow for a wide range of skill development, but will mainly center around helping with collecting data, literature reviews, running participants, and creating stimulus for running studies.  Our Lab conducts research in a variety of topics, but focuses on morality, […]