RECRUITING RA’s: The Wisdom and Identity Lab

The Wisdom and Identity Lab, under the supervision of Dr. Michel Ferrari at OISE, University of Toronto, seeking volunteer Research Assistants! Volunteers will assist with a multinational, interdisciplinary research project on Motivation and Virtue across different faiths, nationalities, and age groups. This is a fantastic opportunity to gain familiarity with mixed methods research, cross-cultural studies, and phenomenological psychology. Our immediate need is for transcriptionists, but volunteers will also assist with transcript coding and participant recruitment.

Ideally, applicants should:

  • Be in good academic standing
  • Be able to commit at least 6 hours a week until Spring 2017 (with flexibility allowed week to week)
  • Be able to work both independently and as part of a team
  • Have good problem solving abilities
  • Have strong English language skills. Knowledge of foreign languages an asset, but not necessary
  • Applicants will be expected to reply to lab communications within 48 hours

 Interested applicants should send a CV, unofficial transcript, and brief statement of interest to An interview will follow successful applications.

 Applications are due February 3rd, 2017. Late submissions will be accepted and considered, but not prioritized!

Best regards,

 The Wisdom and Identity Lab Team