Centre for Mind & Morality- Volunteer RAs needed!

The Centre for Mind and Morality, under the direction of Dr. Paul Bloom, at the University of Toronto St. George is seeking 1-2 undergraduate research assistant volunteers for the Winter 2022 semester. This role will be to assist with an ongoing project about how children’s diet choices relate to different personality and cognitive traits and moral decisions. The role will be to primarily assist with recruiting child participants who identify as vegetarian using online sources (e.g., social media). Other tasks may include, but are not limited to: creating new recruitment materials, emailing and communicating with parents and families, running child […]

PEARL Volunteer RAs Needed

The Psychology of Emerging Adulthood Research Lab (PEARL) at the University of Toronto is seeking 2 undergraduate research volunteers to assist with coding data for a study on the experiences of undergraduate students who have taken a leave of absence from university due to a mental health concern. Senior undergraduate students are encouraged to apply. Previous experience with coding interviews and/or NVivo is an asset, but not required. All research tasks will be conducted virtually at this time. Please send your CV and a brief statement of interest to: Abby Goldstein abbyl.goldstein@utoronto.ca and Mira Dhaliwal miraleigh.dhaliwal@mail.utoronto.ca For further information about the PEARL, please […]

PSA Mentorship Signup Extended

The deadline to sign up as a mentee for the PSA mentorship program has been extended to this Saturday, October 16th! If you’re a first year student interested in psychology, don’t miss out on this opportunity to connect with upper year students (and a chance to win some prizes!) Sign up using the following link: https://forms.gle/FV9MVbMb7NPGAk9w8

Carbon Conversations TO Facilitator Training Program

Carbon Conversations TO is a local environmental group which is helping people find the motivation to act on climate change. Our programs are designed using a psychological understanding of how people react to difficult news, how they face the need for change and how to turn this into practical and effective action to reduce CO2 emissions. We are currently accepting applications for our Facilitator Training program this Fall. This could be a great volunteer opportunity for psych students to develop facilitation skills and apply some of the psychological principles you are studying in a unique real-world setting. 

RA Opportunity at nugget.ai

nugget.ai is looking for eager and driven psychology students interested in gaining hands-on experience as volunteer RAs during the 2021 summer semester. nugget.ai is a growing tech startup devoted to solving talent acquisition and talent management problems of companies, leveraging decades of IO psychology research and cutting-edge artificial intelligence technology. With a collective passion for science, nugget.ai has a dedicated research arm that is affiliated with Mitacs and the University of Guelph. Reasons to volunteer at nugget.ai Apply and finetune your literature search, review, and interpretation skills, Gain practical experience synthesizing and mobilizing research, Have confidence that your work will […]

UTSC Clinical Neurosciences Laboratory – Volunteer RA Opportunity

Professor Anthony C. Ruocco’s Clinical Neurosciences Laboratory at the University of Toronto Scarborough is seeking volunteer undergraduate research assistants to begin immediately. Research responsibilities will initially include assisting with a systematic literature review on brain stimulation interventions for suicide-related outcomes. Further opportunities may be available to work in a research capacity with clinical populations and to assist with designing experimental behavioural paradigms. Please apply here: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/DMRB7L9. Application deadline is March 26 at 5:00 PM EST.

MacDonald Lab Volunteer RA Opportunity

See below for details on a volunteer research assistant opportunity: The MacDonald Lab is looking for volunteer research assistants to help with data collection for various projects beginning in February 2020. Volunteer research assistants will help with various social psychology projects around the lab. Most pressingly, we are looking for RAs to help with a coding task for a big data project. This involves working with spreadsheets and conducting research online. Applicants should: Be in good academic standing Be able to commit at least 8 hours per week (you can set your own hours!) Be highly conscientious and reliable Be […]

Clinetic Volunteer Position

See below for a volunteer position: Are you looking for a volunteer position that can be useful for medical school, dental, or grad school? Clinetic is a natural healthcare clinic with multiple health care practitioners that are hoping to make a change in the health industry by helping clients reach their optimal health level. If you are interested in a part-time volunteer position, please send us an email at info@clinetic.ca

Get Involved with PURC: New Opportunity for Undergraduates in Psychology

Welcome to PURC! The Psychology Undergraduate Research Club is a new community we are seeking to build. We hope it will create a venue for undergraduates to develop professional skills and learn more about psychological research. Depending on interest, this group could meet on a weekly basis, offering a variety of presentation opportunities for undergraduates and incorporating guest speakers to provide career development and exposure to work in the field. For Fall 2020, the group will meet over Zoom and the time will be determined once this survey is completed and a mailing list is generated. We hope the group will span all […]