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Research Participation
The Clarkson University Department of Psychology currently seeks community members to participate in research studies. Please see the advertisements below for further details of each experiment and contact information. Note that these experiments cannot be used for PY151 research credit.

The experiments are listed next:

1) Participants needed for decision-making study

The Evolution and Cognition Lab at Clarkson University’s Department of Psychology seeks participants (21 years of age and older) for a grant-funded research project.

The purpose of this study is to better understand the different decision strategies that people use when they sequentially search for resources in the physical environment and how they perceive patterns of resources in spatial arrangements.

Participants will complete three computerized decision-making tasks. The total time of the experiment is approximately two hours, including short breaks.

Participants will be compensated for their time and effort with $60 in gift certificates to local stores and vendors. A valid social security number is required for reimbursement.

For more information, contact the Evolution and Cognition Lab at:
(315) 268-3727

ecl@clarkson.edu 

2)  Participants needed for decision-making study 

The Evolution and Cognition Lab at Clarkson University’s Department of Psychology seeks participants (21 years of age and older) for a grant-funded research project. Participants must be regular visitors of the Akwesasne Mohawk Casino and possess a valid Winner’s Club card.

 The purpose of this study is to better understand the different decision strategies that people use when they sequentially search for resources in the physical environment and how they perceive patterns of resources in spatial arrangements.

 Participants will complete three computerized decision-making tasks. The total time of the experiment is approximately two hours, including short breaks, and will take place at the lab in Potsdam, N.Y.  

Qualified participants will be compensated for their time and effort with a $100 gift certificate to the Akwesasne Mohawk Casino. A valid social security number is required for reimbursement. 

For more information, contact the Evolution and Cognition Lab at:

(315) 268-3727

ecl@clarkson.edu

 Disclaimer: This solicitation comes from Clarkson University and does not imply sponsorship by the Akwesasne Mohawk Casino or the Winner’s Club membership program.