Volunteer Research Assistants for the Mood Lab

Role: The Mood Research Lab is looking for students to join their Research Assistant Team for the 2019/2020 academic year. The Mood Research Lab runs experiment and questionnaire–based studies conducted by researchers at the institution. Volunteers are needed to schedule participants into sessions and to help run the study (e.g., preparing study materials, setting up computer programs, providing instructions, answering participants’ questions). Additional responsibilities may arise over the course of the semester/year depending on study needs (e.g., data entry, coding). 


Undergraduate student at Western University or one of its affiliates

Committed to volunteering 8-10 hours minimum per week

Must be available for fall 2019 term (preference given to those also available for winter 2020)

Reliable and dependable

Excellent interpersonal skills

Desire to learn and develop new skills

Excellent organization and time-management skills

Good verbal and written communication skills

Able to work independently as well as part of a team

Basic computer skills such as Microsoft Office 

Application Detail: 

To apply, please send an email with a short description of why you want to join the Mood Research Lab, and attach a resume/CV, an unofficial transcript, and a copy of your weekly schedule/availability to Jennifer Gillies at jgilli24@uwo.ca. 

Apply by Monday, September 23, 2019. Successful applications will be contacted for an interview.