Online Research

Below you will find a list of links to studies in which you can participate. These are either surveys or experiments on the internet. They are organized chronologically. The list is maintained by Julia Rohrer. If you are interested in submitting your own study to our database, please send us an e-mail at research@in-mind.org with 'Online Study' in the subject heading, detailing the information provided by the list below. An important note: Please ascertain that you submit a brief description of the study, which will be read by the participants:

Title of the Study:
Researchers (without academic titles):
Institution:
Web Address of Study:
Brief Description of the Study:
Ethics Review Information (including review number):



Childhood experiences, substance use, and eating behaviours in adulthood

Researchers: 
Carolyn Mirotchnick and Marsha Runtz, University of Victoria

Brief description: 
We are conducting a questionnaire-based study on the links between various life experiences, including adverse childhood experiences such as child maltreatment, and well-being in adulthood, including substance use and eating behaviours.  In order to participate in the study you must identify as a woman (including a trans or non-binary woman) who is 19 years of age or older. The study will take about 30 minutes to complete.

Web Address of Study: 
http://uvic.fluidsurveys.com/s/childhood-experiences-in-adulthood-2/

Article Author:
Julia M. Rohrer

The consumption study: An experimental intervention for consumption reduction (i.e., shopping)

Researchers: 
Atar Herziger, Amel Benzerga, Jana Berkessel, Matija Franklin, Kamilla Knutsen Steinnes, Felicia Sundström; University of Cologne, University College London, University of Cambridge, University of Oslo, Uppsala University

Brief description: 
The consumption study is a novel experimental intervention to help you reduce your material consumption. By downloading our free app, you will be able to participate in a week-long, interactive consumption intervention. 

Web Address of Study: 
https://theconsumptionstudy.wixsite.com/info

Article Author:
Julia M. Rohrer

Relative Beauty? WHO do YOU choose?

Researchers: 
Marijn Cugati, Danielle Sulikowski, Charles Sturt University, Australia

Brief description: 
This study investigates how factors, such as disease and pathogen sensitivity, impact how people perceive attractiveness in other people. It includes completing an online study where you will answer questions about you and your appearance, and will choose the most attractive of two people. You will also be asked some brief demographic questions, about your age, gender, sexual orientation and relationship status. Please note that you may be shown photographs that you may perceive as unpleasant. Participation is open to anybody aged 18 and over, and should take less than 30 minutes.

Web Address of Study: 
http://www.surveymonkey.com/r/relativebeauty

Article Author:
Julia M. Rohrer

Expectations for Fighting Spirit in Cancer Patients: Analysis of the Relationships between Interpersonal Congruency and Mental Health Functioning

Researchers: 
Laura Shiffrin, Kate Szymanski, Adelphi University

Brief description: 
Participants will be asked a series of questions regarding their coping strategies and psychological functioning after cancer diagnosis.  Specifically, we are interested in whether the expectations held by a patient's social network for patient's coping style impacts cancer-related mental health.  Participants will qualify for the study if they are 18 years old or older and have been diagnosed with any type of cancer – excluding brain cancer – and are not currently in remission. The entire study will take about 20 minutes to complete.

Web Address of Study: 
https://adelphiderner.co1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_bsjVA7w8o4b22H3

Article Author:
Julia M. Rohrer

Pro-Environmental Behaviour in Organisations

Researchers: 
Alice Gibb, Nigel Guenole, Goldsmiths, University of London

Brief description: 
The purpose of this study is to investigate the relationship between an environmentally friendly organisational climate, environmentally friendly behaviours in the workplace and individual differences. Participants need to be employed within an organisation and be able to nominate a colleague to complete a short separate questionnaire on their behaviour at work. The questionnaire will take around 20 minutes to complete.

Web Address of Study: 
https://goldpsych.eu.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_000p1qKssGUH2HH

Article Author:
Julia M. Rohrer

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