Volunteer Research Assistant at Toronto Rehabilitation Institute


The Multisensory Integration in Virtual Environment (MIVE) Lab is looking for volunteer research assistants to help run experiments at Toronto Rehabilitation Institute!

You will have the opportunity to:

  • Recruit and screen participants
  • Collect sensory and cognitive data from young adults (18-35 years) and older adults (60+ years)
  • Assist researchers with data entry/collection in world-class research facilities and virtual headgears (https://www.mive.ca/facilities)
  • Interact with people from different disciplines, not just psychology! E.g., aerospace engineering, computer scientists, and physiotherapists!
  • Help disseminate research to the general public such as students from elementary school to high school
  • Training in hospital policies and conduct will be provided

Ideal applicants should be:

  • In good academic standing
  • Able to commit at least 10 hours per week for at least 8 months

Interested applicants are encouraged to send 1) a resume or a curriculum vitae, and 2) an unofficial transcript to mivelab@gmail.com and title the subject line as “Research Assistant Application [Your name]”.

If you have questions, please feel free to email us at mivelab@gmail.com.