Staff at UNE are involved with the ‘Sexual Health Promoting Universities’ project – which is jointly funded by UNE and Hunter New England Health and has been approved by the UNE Human Research Ethics Committee (Approval No HE12-173; Valid to 02/10/13). On-campus undergraduate students can participate in 1 to 1.5 hour long focus groups being held [...]
Our good mate, Dr Tony Marks, is currently running a research project about Popular Beliefs (and frankly, the brotherhood is being towelled up by the sisterhood in terms of the number of responses). So help a brother out boys, jump on over to this survey and tell us what you think!
Got 10 mins? Want to help a psych student complete a degree? Then this is the survey for YOU!!! Lee is doing research for her Masters thesis on Facebook and she needs more male respondents. It should only take about 10 minutes and you don’t even have to be a facebook user. http://unebcss.us2.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_9pDBu83F8djiSna — with Lee [...]
If you’ve got a spare 20-25mins jump over to this link and help @Kylie Coulter out with her Honours research: I’m an honours student investigating how we convey emotion through email. Miscommunication happens so often in digital communication that it’s about time someone figured out just what’s going on. Just follow the link here, and it [...]
MASTERS RESEARCH: Women’s experience of sex before, during and after menopause; Help a researcher; another karma bank growth opp!
Here’s probably the most noble of all procrastination ideas. If you’ve got 10mins and you’re a gal can you help Judith out? Here’s the details (totally confidential btw and is approved by Ethics - HE11/085): As there are many contradictory findings about changes in women’s experience of sex after menopause, this study aims to compare women’s [...]
MASTERS RESEARCH: Early Bird v Night Owl?; Help a researcher; must be on campus; another karma bank growth opp!
Are you an early bird, or maybe a night owl? No matter which one you think you are, you are invited to participate in a research project to investigate whether individuals perform better on a widely used measure of short-term memory when they are tested at their preferred time of day. If you are aged [...]
Title of Project: Body Image in Young Women Aims and Objectives: We are interested to know how young women (aged 18-30) feel about their bodies, as well as how they perceive other young women’s bodies Methodology: If you choose to participate, you will first be asked to complete a series of questionnaires. You will also [...]
Trish Andrews, a Doctoral student at UNE needs volunteers to help with a research project into distance learning (personally I’m pretty interested in the outcome of this research as well). Titled: Distance Learners, Technologies and Spaces; Exploring the Student Voice in Distance Education, if you can spare some time please help Trish out! Here’s the details:
Over on the UNE homepage there’s a story doing the rounds about an increase of nearly $15million to help research projects … and there’s some good new for postgrads of APA Scholarships: As part of this funding package the Commonwealth has increased Australian Postgraduate Award (APA) scholarships by ten per cent, lifting the annual student [...]