Volunteer Research Position

Current Available Positions:


Volunteer Research Assistant for graduate student in Lorne Campbell’s Lab

Role: The position will primarily involve running an in-lab study but may also involve conducting literature searches and other miscellaneous tasks. The research focuses on changes in ideal romantic partner standards, individuals' experiences on online dating websites, and perceptions of one's value as a romantic partner.

Time commitment: 10 hours per week

Application Deadline: ASAP (applicants before February 1st, 2018 given priority)

Please contact Nicolyn Charlot (graduate student), ncharlot@uwo.ca

Volunteer Research Assistant for Love Lab

Role: We are currently recruiting research assistants for various projects related to romantic relationships, however tasks may include participant recruitment, running participants in lab, coding participant responses, and setting up surveys using Qualtrics.

Time commitment: 5 hours per week

Application Deadline: ASAP

Please contact lab manager Jenney Zhu: jzhu282@uwo.ca 


Role: Dr. Blake Butler is looking to sponsor a student through the NSERC USRA program (http://www.nserc-crsng.gc.ca/Students-Etudiants/UG-PC/USRA-BRPC_eng.asp)  to work in the Cerebral Systems Lab here at Western. Interested students should consult the NSERC website to evaluate their eligibility. Past students who have taken part in this program have gained excellent hands-on experience and have been given priority access to undergraduate thesis programs within the lab.

Application Process: Please contact Dr. Blake Bulter: bbutler9@uwo.ca


MS Society Volunteers Needed - Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada

Role: Peer Support, Group Facilitator, Event/Committee Executive


    -Planning of events and fundraisers

    -Help facilitate support groups for clients

    -Offer peer support to clients in various programs (e.g. dance, book club, yoga)

Time Commitment: 1-6hrs/week

Application Deadline: Thursday, March 1st, 2018

Apply through: http://www.pillarnonprofit.ca/volunteer/ms-society-volunteers-needed/multiple-sclerosis-society-canada