Psychology

DEPARTMENT





Research Participation Opportunities

Student conducting research with another student

CurrentĀ Studies

Emotion & Virtual Reality

You are invited to participate in a research study that explores the association between anxiety and physiological responses. All participants will have the opportunity to freely explore a Virtual Reality world. Prior to and after being in the virtual reality, you will be asked to fill out questionnaires relating to your experience. In addition, participants will be connected to sensors on their hands, clavicle, and lower rib cage. Please wear loose clothing to your appointment. The experiment will last about 30 minutes. Given the nature of this experiment and the technology used, people with the following risks will NOT be eligible to participate:

-               Seizures

-               Panic Disorder

-               Claustrophobia

 

Mondays: 12 PM – 5 PM

Tuesdays: 9AM - 5 PM

Wednesdays: 12 PM – 5  PM

Thursdays: 9 AM – 5 PM

Fridays: 9 AM – 5 PM

If you are interested in participating in this study, please contact Sydney Moore (sydjmoore@edgewood.edu) with your availability at the times listed above

Virtual Reality and Multisensory Associations

You are invited to participate in an experimental research study in which we are investigating multisensory associations between sound and color. 
 
Participants will draw pictures in response to music as well as view videos with musical imagery either in Virtual Reality or on a computer screen. Since this study utilizes Virtual Reality technology, only people without a risk of seizures are eligible to participate. Participation in this study requires meeting in person at the Edgewood College Psychology Lab (DOM 119) and will need to be scheduled ahead of time. This study will take approximately 30 minutes. All data will be kept confidential. Participation in this study is voluntary and you will be able to withdraw at any time during the study. 
 
If you would like to participate in this study, please contact the following investigator with the times that would work best for you.

 

Mondays after 2pm
Tuesday 11-3
Thursday 11-3

 

Tonia Gokey (tgokey@edgewood.edu)
 

Drinking Attitudes and Behaviors Survey

We would like to invite you to participate in an anonymous research study on factors associated with female college student’s drinking attitudes and behaviors. Most people can complete this survey in 10-15 minutes.

This survey is anonymous and neither your name nor any other identifiable information will be recorded.

Upon completion of this survey you will have the opportunity to obtain course extra credit.

Drinking Attitudes and Behaviors

Social Media Influence Survey

You are invited to participate in a research study about how social media use can influence personal and relational well-being. If you decide to participate in this research, you will be asked to complete a brief online survey. You will be asked some basic demographic information and to respond to several questions about your Facebook usage as well as several well-being measures. Most people can complete this survey in approximately 15 minutes.

This survey is anonymous and neither your name nor any other identifiable information will be recorded.

Upon completion of this survey you will have the opportunity to obtain course extra credit.

Please click on this link, or cut and paste it into your browser, to access survey:

Social Media Survey

Romantic Attachment Study Survey

You are invited to participate in a research study about relationships. This research will be conducted over the internet using an online survey tool. You will be asked some basic demographic information and to respond to several questions about your relationships. Most people can complete this survey in approximately 10 minutes.

It is important for you to understand that this survey is anonymous and neither your name nor any other identifiable information will be recorded. Upon completion of this survey you will have the opportunity to obtain course extra credit.

If you have questions about the research after you are done, please contact David Lambert, at lambert@edgewood.edu.

Romantic Attachment