Monthly Archives: September 2012

Time alone and relationships

Adults 18+ yrs. Towson University Their description: Principal Investigator: Andrea Hillman. The aim of this study is to determine if aspects of alone time can predict interpersonal relationships. Should take no longer than 30 minutes and submit their responses.   

Posted in Personality, Psychology, Relationships, Survey, University

1 in 5 have student debt

Feeling the pinch of college expenses? You’re not alone. From the Pew Research Center: Some 19% of households in the United States owed student debt in 2010, more than double the share two decades earlier, and a significant rise from

Posted in News

Perceptions of political institutions

Everyone Long Island University   Their description: A study conducted by Dr. Anke Grosskopf and Dr. Nancy Frye, who are faculty members at C.W. Post, Long Island University. The purpose of this study is to examine people’s perceptions of different political

Posted in Politics, Psychology, Survey, University

New site for renters

Renters Their description: I am about to launch a system that connects renters with local people who are knowledgeable in an area so that both benefit. I’m trying to get some more insight into renters. If you currently rent or

Posted in Business, Marketing, Survey

Experiences in psychotherapy

Adults 25+ yrs. in Psychotherapy Their description: Are you currently in psychotherapy? Would you like to enter a drawing to win a $50 Amazon giftcard? If so, please contribute to a research project on how experiences in psychotherapy impact attitudes

Posted in Health, Psychology, Survey

Big shifts in news consumption

The Pew Research Center reports that online and digital news consumption continues to increase sharply.  Newspapers were the #2 source just a few years ago — now in last place behind TV, digital, and radio.  A significant change has been

Posted in News

Emmy winners most likely to thank ____?

You’re up there, trophy in hand.  Who would you thank?   Mom? Spouse? Producer? Higher Being?  New York magazine analyzed all 75 speeches delivered at the last three (2009-2011) Primetime Emmy Awards. And the winner is …… Your Spouse! At 52%. However, if

Posted in News

Behavior of single men

Single Men University of Michigan     Their description: We are researchers in the Psychology Department at the University of Michigan. We are interested in the personality, behavior and actions of SINGLE MEN. You will be asked to fill out a

Posted in Men, Personality, Psychology, Survey, University

Perspectives on HR policies

Adults 18+ yrs. Alliant International University Their description: We are studying people’s views about various organizational human resource policies. You will be presented with eight workplace policies. For each policy you will be answering three questions that assess your perceptions

Posted in Psychology, Quick, Relationships, Survey, University

Reactions to other’s behavior

Adults 18+ yrs. University of California, Los Angeles Their description: The purpose of the study is to explore how individuals differ in their affective and evaluative reactions to other’s behavior. We will ask you to indicate how disgusting you think

Posted in Psychology, Relationships, Survey, University