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  • We are seeking individuals who have never experienced depression. Part 1 takes 2 ...

    We are seeking individuals who have never experienced depression. Part 1 takes 2 hours, and pays $10/hour. Part 2 includes carrying a handheld electronic device (Palm Pilot) for 7 days and answering questions a few times each day. Participants will earn up to $20. Thus, participants may earn up to $40 total. Eligibility: (a) current UIUC undergrad; (b) normal/corrected-to-normal vision; (c) at least 18 years old.

    Contact: Luis Flores
    E-mail: floresuiuc2@gmail.com
    IRB Protocol Number: 14132
    IRB Expiration Date: 2014-10-06
    Faculty Sponsor: Howard Berenbaum

    Published Tue, 15 Apr 2014 15:59:55 -0600 | Link

  • Participants needed for a two session driving simulator study at the Illinois Si ...

    Participants needed for a two session driving simulator study at the Illinois Simulator Lab. Participants should be between ages 18-30, have normal color or corrected-to-normal vision (20/40 or better), and hold a valid driver's license for at least two years. Earn $10 per hour upon study completion.

    Contact: Chun Kim
    E-mail: chun9kim@gmail.com
    IRB Protocol Number: 02212
    IRB Expiration Date: 2015-02-27
    Faculty Sponsor: Arthur Kramer

    Published Sun, 13 Apr 2014 19:25:32 -0600 | Link

  • We are seeking individuals who have had depression in the past (not currently) t ...

    We are seeking individuals who have had depression in the past (not currently) that was severe enough that they obtained or considered treatment. Part 1 takes 2 hours, and pays $10/hour. Part 2 includes carrying a handheld electronic device (Palm Pilot) for 7 days and answering questions a few times each day. Participants will earn up to $20. Thus, participants may earn up to $40 total. Eligibility: (a) current UIUC undergrad; (b) normal/corrected-to-normal vision; (c) at least 18 years old.

    Contact: Luis Flores
    E-mail: floresuiuc@gmail.com
    IRB Protocol Number: 14132
    IRB Expiration Date: 2014-10-06
    Faculty Sponsor: Howard Berenbaum

    Published Thu, 6 Mar 2014 09:23:38 -0600 | Link

  • Participants needed for a driving simulator study at the Illinois Simulator Lab. ...

    Participants needed for a driving simulator study at the Illinois Simulator Lab. Participants should be between ages 18-30, have normal color vision (20/40 or better) without glasses (contacts are fine), and hold a valid driver's license for at least two years. The study lasts 2 hours and you will be paid $8 per hour plus parking.

    Contact: Ryan Bowman
    E-mail: ryan.bowman72@gmail.com
    IRB Protocol Number: 11615
    IRB Expiration Date: 2014-04-30
    Faculty Sponsor: Arthur Kramer

    Published Mon, 3 Mar 2014 13:00:17 -0600 | Link

  • Be part of an innovative study at the University of Illinois to develop evidence ...

    Be part of an innovative study at the University of Illinois to develop evidence-based tools and methods that may improve the quality of human judgment and reasoning in complex, real world environments. This study is designed to establish and validate a comprehensive and rigorous brain training program that incorporates cognitive neuroscience and fitness interventions for the potential enhancement of complex, real world judgment and reasoning. Participants can receive up to $1,020.

    Contact: Courtney Allen
    E-mail: uiuc.insight@gmail.com
    Web link: insight.beckman.illinois.edu/
    IRB Protocol Number: 14212
    IRB Expiration Date: 0000-00-00
    Faculty Sponsor: Dr. Arthur Kramer

    Published Mon, 3 Mar 2014 11:39:25 -0600 | Link

  • Be part of an innovative study at the University of Illinois to develop evidence ...

    Be part of an innovative study at the University of Illinois to develop evidence-based tools and methods that may improve the quality of human judgment and reasoning in complex, real world environments. This study is designed to establish and validate a comprehensive and rigorous brain training program that incorporates cognitive neuroscience, fitness, and nutritional interventions for the enhancement of complex, real world judgment and reasoning. Participants can receive up to $1,020.

    Contact: Courtney Allen
    E-mail: uiuc.insight@gmail.com.
    Web link: insight.beckman.illinois.edu
    IRB Protocol Number: 14212
    IRB Expiration Date: 2015-01-24
    Faculty Sponsor: Dr. Arthur Kramer

    Published Fri, 28 Feb 2014 16:19:51 -0600 | Link

  • Participants needed for a 1.5-hour driving simulator study at the Illinois Simul ...

    Participants needed for a 1.5-hour driving simulator study at the Illinois Simulator Lab. Must be 18-30 yrs old, have a valid U.S. driver's license, and normal color vision. Participants will earn $8 per hour.

    Contact: Charlie Pritscher
    E-mail: charlie.pritscher@gmail.com
    IRB Protocol Number: 1407
    IRB Expiration Date: 2014-09-16
    Faculty Sponsor: Arthur Kramer

    Published Tue, 28 Jan 2014 10:03:39 -0600 | Link

  • Participants wanted for studies of behavior/brain function. Reimbursement is $10 ...

    Participants wanted for studies of behavior/brain function. Reimbursement is $10/hr for behavioral and $15/hr for imaging (MRI) sessions. PRIMARY ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS: Must be 24-40 years old; Have very good command of English language; Have no history of neurological or psychiatric disorders. For MRI sessions: be right-handed, have NO pacemaker, NO metal implants/prosthetics. For FULL eligibility criteria and study details please email us or visit our website.

    Contact: Alex Iordan
    E-mail: dolcoslab@gmail.com
    Web link: dolcoslab.beckman.illinois.edu/index.php?q=participate
    IRB Protocol Number: 13904
    IRB Expiration Date: 2014-09-03
    Faculty Sponsor: Florin Dolcos

    Published Tue, 21 Jan 2014 12:03:00 -0600 | Link

  • Seeking Participants for Cognitive Training Study Earn $15/hour upon STUDY COMP ...

    Seeking Participants for Cognitive Training Study Earn $15/hour upon STUDY COMPLETION - Complete computer-based cognitive tasks and pencil-and-paper tests. - Participate in MRI/fMRI scanning. - Must not have any head or brain injury. - Right-handed, native English speaker, 18-30 yrs old. - Not currently on medication for the treatment of mental or physical illness. - Participation requires you to visit our lab up to 28 times over 6-7 weeks, with each session lasting 1.5-2.5 hours.

    Contact: Courtney Allen
    E-mail: pact.research@gmail.com
    IRB Protocol Number: 12480
    IRB Expiration Date: 2014-03-27
    Faculty Sponsor: Dr. Arthur Kramer

    Published Wed, 18 Dec 2013 15:05:25 -0600 | Link

  • Seeking Participants for Cognitive Training Study Earn $15/hour upon STUDY COMP ...

    Seeking Participants for Cognitive Training Study Earn $15/hour upon STUDY COMPLETION - Complete computer-based cognitive tasks and pencil-and-paper tests. - Participate in MRI/fMRI scanning. - Must not have any head or brain injury. - Right-handed, native English speaker, 18-30 yrs old. - Not currently on medication for the treatment of mental or physical illness. - Participation requires you must visit our lab 28 times over 6-7 weeks, with each session lasting 1.5-2.5 hours.

    Contact: Courtney Allen
    E-mail: pact.research@gmail.com
    IRB Protocol Number: 12480
    IRB Expiration Date: 2014-03-27
    Faculty Sponsor: Dr. Arthur Kramer

    Published Wed, 16 Oct 2013 12:22:07 -0600 | Link

  • Participants wanted for a conversation study. It will normally take 60-70minutes ...

    Participants wanted for a conversation study. It will normally take 60-70minutes. Compensation is $8 an hour. Requirements: You must be between 18-35 years of age, have normal or corrected to normal vision (sorry, no hard contacts or thick glasses), and be a native speaker of North American English (i.e., you learned English as your first language in the US or Canada). If you are interested in participating or would like more information, please contact syoon10@illinois.edu.

    Contact: Si On Yoon
    E-mail: syoon10@illinois.edu
    IRB Protocol Number: 10679
    IRB Expiration Date: 2014-03-04
    Faculty Sponsor: Sarah Brown-Schmidt

    Published Fri, 11 Oct 2013 09:52:21 -0600 | Link

  • Participants wanted for an eye tracking study investigating the relations betwee ...

    Participants wanted for an eye tracking study investigating the relations between items in human memory. Participants will earn $12 for this 1.5 hour study. Participants must be between the ages of 18 and 30 and have normal or corrected-to-normal vision (contacts are preferred but no hard contact lenses). Participants also must have started to learn English before the age of 4. If you are interested, please email ari.pence@gmail.com for more information or available times.

    Contact: Ari Pence
    E-mail: ari.pence@gmail.com
    IRB Protocol Number: 01097
    IRB Expiration Date: 2014-02-24
    Faculty Sponsor: Neal J. Cohen

    Published Mon, 7 Oct 2013 15:58:37 -0600 | Link

  • PARTICIPANTS WANTED � You will make choices between various cash rewards invol ...

    PARTICIPANTS WANTED � You will make choices between various cash rewards involving varying time delays. � The experiment takes about half an hour. � At the end of the session, one of your decisions is randomly selected and you will be paid according to the choice you made during the experiment. You will have a chance to receive a monetary reward up to $31 possibly with a delay from 0 to 100 days. Payments will be made by means of a gift code to a major on-line retailer.

    Contact: Anna Popova
    E-mail: apopova2@uiuc.edu
    IRB Protocol Number: 11427
    IRB Expiration Date: 2014-02-27
    Faculty Sponsor: M. Regenwetter

    Published Mon, 23 Sep 2013 15:37:52 -0600 | Link

  • We are seeking participants for a 1.5 hour driving simulator study at the Illino ...

    We are seeking participants for a 1.5 hour driving simulator study at the Illinois Simulator lab. Participants will be compensated $12 for the 1.5 hour study. Participants should be 18-30 years of age, hold a valid driver�s license, have at least two years driving experience, be currently driving, and be free from any medical conditions that would prevent driving. If interested please email Meera (zukosky1@illinois.edu) for more information.

    Contact: Meera Zukosky
    E-mail: zukosky1@illinois.edu
    IRB Protocol Number: 02212
    IRB Expiration Date: 2014-03-11
    Faculty Sponsor: Arthur Kramer

    Published Tue, 10 Sep 2013 10:41:31 -0600 | Link

  • Earn $12 in a 1.5-hour eye tracking study at the Beckman Institute. Seeking p ...

    Earn $12 in a 1.5-hour eye tracking study at the Beckman Institute. Seeking participants between 18 and 35 years of age with normal or corrected-to-normal vision for a 2-hour eye-tracking study. Eye-tracking is a non-invasive technique that allows us to record where you look during a computerized task. This experiment involves learning and remembering images presented on a computer screen. Please e-mail for more information or to schedule an appointment.

    Contact: Heather Lucas
    E-mail: hdlucas@illinois.edu
    IRB Protocol Number: 01097
    IRB Expiration Date: 2014-02-05
    Faculty Sponsor: Neal Cohen

    Published Sun, 25 Aug 2013 13:17:02 -0600 | Link

  • Participants wanted for studies of behavior/brain function. Reimbursement is $10 ...

    Participants wanted for studies of behavior/brain function. Reimbursement is $10/hr for behavioral and $15/hr for imaging (MRI) sessions. PRIMARY ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS: Must be 22-40 years old; Have very good command of English language; Have no history of neurological or psychiatric disorders. For MRI sessions: be right-handed, have NO pacemaker, NO metal implants/prosthetics. For FULL eligibility criteria and study details please email us or visit our website.

    Contact: Alex Iordan
    E-mail: dolcoslab@gmail.com
    Web link: dolcoslab.beckman.illinois.edu/index.php?q=participate
    IRB Protocol Number: 11186
    IRB Expiration Date: 2013-11-11
    Faculty Sponsor: Florin Dolcos

    Published Fri, 2 Aug 2013 10:57:35 -0600 | Link

  • Participants are needed for computer-supported communication experiments. Must b ...

    Participants are needed for computer-supported communication experiments. Must be older than 18, native speaker, familiar with touchscreen (e.g., iPad) and experienced with social media (e.g., online forum, Facebook). The study will take place at Beckman Institute and last 1.5-2 hours. The pay is $4/half hour. If interested, contact Vera Liao at uiucacslab@gmail.com.

    Contact: Vera Liao
    E-mail: uiucacslab@gmail.com
    IRB Protocol Number: 12494
    IRB Expiration Date: 2014-03-11
    Faculty Sponsor: Wai-Tat Fu

    Published Tue, 25 Jun 2013 09:20:19 -0600 | Link

  • Participants needed for a driving simulator study at the Illinois Simulator Lab. ...

    Participants needed for a driving simulator study at the Illinois Simulator Lab. The study lasts 1 hour and pays $8 per hour. Participants should be between 18 and 30, hold a valid U.S. driver's license, and have normal or corrected to normal vision.

    Contact: Adam Niemann
    E-mail: niemann8@illinois.edu
    IRB Protocol Number: 02212
    IRB Expiration Date: 2014-04-11
    Faculty Sponsor: Arthur Kramer

    Published Tue, 25 Jun 2013 09:19:49 -0600 | Link

  • Earn $12 by participating in two sessions of an eyetracking study of perception ...

    Earn $12 by participating in two sessions of an eyetracking study of perception and memory, each of which lasts an hour. Requirements: - Must be 18-40 years old - Normal or corrected-to-normal vision - Normal color vision.

    Contact: Maria Robinson
    E-mail: mariamvr9@gmail.com
    IRB Protocol Number: 94081
    IRB Expiration Date: 2014-07-23
    Faculty Sponsor: David Irwin

    Published Tue, 18 Jun 2013 16:03:42 -0600 | Link

  • Subjects are needed for EEG experiments at Beckman. It takes ~2 hours and pays $ ...

    Subjects are needed for EEG experiments at Beckman. It takes ~2 hours and pays $10/hr. The EEG equipment is harmless, but does leave a residue in your hair. - Must be age 18-35 - Right-handed - Native English speaker - Normal or corrected vision - No history of neuroactive medication or psychological disorders - No dreadlocks or weaves (due to the recording equipment) Please email to sign up.

    Contact: Luis Paneque
    E-mail: paneque11@gmail.com
    IRB Protocol Number: 07427
    IRB Expiration Date: 2014-02-03
    Faculty Sponsor: Brian Gonsalves

    Published Mon, 17 Jun 2013 18:55:27 -0600 | Link

  • Earn $10/hour in a ~2 hour experiment on memory. Participants will perform a mem ...

    Earn $10/hour in a ~2 hour experiment on memory. Participants will perform a memory task while wearing an EEG cap. - Must be age 18-35 - Right-handed - Native English speaker - Normal or corrected vision - No history of neuroactive medication or psychological disorders - No dreadlocks or weaves (due to the recording equipment)

    Contact: Ryan Hubbard
    E-mail: rjhubba2@illinois.edu
    IRB Protocol Number: 07427
    IRB Expiration Date: 2014-02-03
    Faculty Sponsor: Brian Gonsalves

    Published Tue, 28 May 2013 12:28:29 -0600 | Link

  • Earn $8 by participating in a 50-60 min experiment on visual attention and cogni ...

    Earn $8 by participating in a 50-60 min experiment on visual attention and cognition at the Psychology building. Requirements: - Must be 18-40 years old - Normal or corrected-to-normal vision - Normal color vision.

    Contact: Nathaniel Hall
    E-mail: visionlabuiuc@gmail.com
    IRB Protocol Number: 05550
    IRB Expiration Date: 2014-05-09
    Faculty Sponsor: Alejandro Lleras

    Published Fri, 24 May 2013 11:33:35 -0600 | Link

  • Participants wanted for a videogame training study involving brain stimulation. ...

    Participants wanted for a videogame training study involving brain stimulation. Participation involves computerized and pen-and-pencil tests, 10 x 1hr sessions of videogame training, and mild brain stimulation during training. Compensation is $10 an hour for 22 hours over 5-6 weeks ($5 dollars an hour for partial participation). Sessions are 1-2 hours long. Subjects must be 18-30 years old, English native speakers, right-handed, with normal- or corrected-to-normal vision.

    Contact: Robert Weisshappel
    E-mail: spacefortresslab@gmail.com
    IRB Protocol Number: 12609
    IRB Expiration Date: 2014-05-07
    Faculty Sponsor: Arthur Kramer

    Published Tue, 21 May 2013 15:19:15 -0600 | Link

  • Earn $10/hour in a 1-3 hour experiment with the Cognition and Brain Lab! Partici ...

    Earn $10/hour in a 1-3 hour experiment with the Cognition and Brain Lab! Participants will perform memory and language tasks while having their normal brainwaves recorded (a safe and non-invasive procedure). Participants must be ages 18-30, right-handed, native English speakers who have not exposed to any other language before the age of 5, with normal or corrected vision. They must also not be taking any neuroactive medication or not have a history of neurological or psychological disorders.

    Contact: Katie Mimnaugh
    E-mail: cablab.subjects@gmail.com
    Web link: www.cognitionandbrainlab.org
    IRB Protocol Number: 03122
    IRB Expiration Date: 2013-12-02
    Faculty Sponsor: Kara Federmeier

    Published Tue, 21 May 2013 12:45:45 -0600 | Link

  • We are looking for volunteers to participate in studies of behavior/brain functi ...

    We are looking for volunteers to participate in studies of behavior/brain function. Reimbursement is $10/hr for behavioral and $15/hr for brain imaging (MRI) PRIMARY ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS -Must be 18-35 years old -Have very good command of English language -Have no history of neurological or psychiatric disorders -For MRI sessions: be right-handed, have no pacemaker, metal implants/prosthetics For FULL eligibility requirements and study details please email us or visit our website

    Contact: Alex Iordan
    E-mail: dolcoslab@gmail.com
    Web link: dolcoslab.beckman.illinois.edu
    IRB Protocol Number: 11186
    IRB Expiration Date: 2013-11-11
    Faculty Sponsor: Florin Dolcos

    Published Fri, 10 May 2013 23:36:15 -0600 | Link

  • Participants needed for a Web browsing experiment. You will be asked to finish t ...

    Participants needed for a Web browsing experiment. You will be asked to finish tasks by browsing online forums. It will take 1.5-2 hour and you will be paid for $4 per half an hour. To qualify, you must be above 18 years old, fluent in reading and writing in English. The study will take place in Beckman Institute. If interested please email uiucacslab@gmail.com your available two-hour slots in the next two weeks.

    Contact: Vera Liao
    E-mail: uiucacslab@gmail.com
    IRB Protocol Number: 12511
    IRB Expiration Date: 2014-04-15
    Faculty Sponsor: Wai-Tat Fu

    Published Tue, 7 May 2013 12:00:20 -0600 | Link

  • Earn $12 in a 1.5-hour research study of memory at the Beckman Institute. See ...

    Earn $12 in a 1.5-hour research study of memory at the Beckman Institute. Seeking participants between 18 and 35 with normal or corrected-to-normal vision (contacts preferred) for a 1.5-hour eye-tracking study. Eye-tracking is non-invasive and we simply record where you look during a computerized task. Participants will be paid $12 for their time. This experiment involves learning and remembering different faces in multiple locations. If interested, please email me for available times.

    Contact: Ari Pence
    E-mail: ari.pence@gmail.com
    IRB Protocol Number: 01097
    IRB Expiration Date: 2014-02-05
    Faculty Sponsor: Neal J. Cohen

    Published Tue, 26 Mar 2013 12:51:20 -0600 | Link

  • Participants needed for a spatial communication experiment. You will work with a ...

    Participants needed for a spatial communication experiment. You will work with a randomly assigned partner. It will take 1.5-2 hour and you will be paid for $4 per half an hour. To qualify, you must be a native speaker, above 18 years old, and familiar with using touch screen devices (e.g., iPad). The study will take place in Beckman Institute. If interested please email uiucacslab@gmail.com your available two-hour slots in the next two weeks.

    Contact: Vera Liao
    E-mail: uiucacslab@gmail.com
    IRB Protocol Number: 12494
    IRB Expiration Date: 2014-03-11
    Faculty Sponsor: Wai-Tat Fu

    Published Mon, 11 Mar 2013 12:44:12 -0600 | Link

  • Participants wanted for sentence completion study. This study involves comple ...

    Participants wanted for sentence completion study. This study involves completing sentence fragments by speaking and pressing buttons. Compensation: $7 for 40 minutes of your time. Requirements: You must be between 18 and 35, right handed, and a native speaker of American English.

    Contact: Laurel Brehm
    E-mail: laurel.brehm@gmail.com
    IRB Protocol Number: 02123
    IRB Expiration Date: 2013-12-11
    Faculty Sponsor: JK Bock

    Published Tue, 26 Feb 2013 12:30:35 -0600 | Link

  • Seeking Participants for Cognitive Training Study Earn $15/hour upon STUDY COMP ...

    Seeking Participants for Cognitive Training Study Earn $15/hour upon STUDY COMPLETION - Complete computer-based cognitive tasks and pencil-and-paper tests. - Participate in MRI/fMRI scanning. - Must not have any head or brain injury - Right-handed, native English speaker, 18-30 yrs old - Currently not on medication for the treatment of mental or physical illness - Participation requires you to visit our lab UP TO 18 times over 5-6 weeks, with each session lasting 1-2 hours

    Contact: Michael Kranz
    E-mail: cogtrainlab@gmail.com
    IRB Protocol Number: 05142
    IRB Expiration Date: 2013-10-29
    Faculty Sponsor: Arthur Kramer

    Published Fri, 12 Oct 2012 19:20:15 -0600 | Link