Hey PAUSE members! We are hiring associates for the 2019-20 year! If you want to gain experience working with one of our executive members and want that experience to be CCR-approved, apply now! Remember, applications are due on October 1st! Link down below!
Missed out on the Meet the Prof night? Don’t worry! PAUSE will be having Professors Luncheon throughout March for students to come in and interact with Professors, so save the following dates!
Waffles with Walker – March 12, 11-1 pm in the Meeting Room
Grilled Cheese and Coffee with Gerlai and Chambers – March 18th, 11-1 pm in The Red Room
Krispy Kreme & Coffee with Fukuda, VanderLaan, Ronfard, and Holmes – March 19th, 12:30-3 pm in the Red Room
Muffins with Monks and Martin – March 22nd, 11-1 pm in the Red Room
Bagels with Beston & Schimmack – March 27th, 12-2 pm in the Red Room
Mark your calendars and don’t miss out on this opportunity to meet these psychology professors. Bring your friends and come down for a lunch on PAUSE.
Research Lab #3: RAD Lab
The Regulatory and Affective Dynamics (RAD) Lab at the University of Toronto Mississauga (UTM) is dedicated to understanding how emotions and regulatory responses unfold over time to determine a person’s sense of well-being. The RAD Lab is part of the Department of Psychology at UTM, and part of the Health, Adaptation, and Well-Being Cluster of the department. More at: https://sites.google.com/radlab.zone/main/
RAD Lab is currently looking for volunteers interested in research assistant positions.
Intereseted undergrads should fill out the RA application form at: http://radlab.zone/contact
Research Lab #2: HART Lab
The HART lab is seeking volunteers who are interested in gaining experience with human research and are available to come to the Mississauga campus (Deerfield Hall). This study will involve monitoring and recording participant heart rate and may especially be of interest to those interested in health psychology, psychophysiology, and/or social justice research.
Volunteers will be asked to be present in the lab at set times for between 1.5 to 10.5 hours per week. This amount of time is flexible, will vary by week, and will depend on the number of volunteers hired.
Preference will be given to students in their 3rd and 4th (or higher) year of their degree. No prior experience with physiology research is necessary.
If you are interested in this position, please email Monica Ghabrial at firstname.lastname@example.org. Be sure to state your program, year of study, your GPA, and briefly describe (1-3 sentences) any past research experience.
Research Lab #1: Perception Action and Language Laboratory
Perception Action and Language Laboratory is looking for new volunteers to help with exciting research conducted at their laboratory at UTM! This research focuses on aspects of real-time language processing in adults and draws on a range of high-tech methodologies including eye tracking and social robotics.
These positions are ideal for students with a background in the psychology of language, linguistics and/or cognitive/perceptual psychology.
Duties may include: the engineering of experimental stimuli, meeting participants and conducting interview, testing participants in experiments, and aspects of data analysis.
If you are interested, please send an unofficial transcript and a cover letter detailing any relevant experience to Professor Craig Chambers at email@example.com
And PAUSE is back with another event!
We will be holding a Health & Wellness Fair this Wednesday, November 28 in CCT Atrium from 2-6 pm
Be sure to come down and also bring your friends to learn about Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD), enjoy some exam destressors , win amazing prizes and have lots of free food!
So come down to our table to say hello and end your semester with a destressing event! We hope to see you there.
Join us on October 2nd, 4-6 PM, in the Presentation Room at the Student Centre for our Academic Mentorship Event, CAFE P.A.U.S.E!
This is a great opportunity to get a feel for the Psychology program at UTM by talking to upper year students!
Interested Upper Year students can also sign on to be a mentor by following the link below and get volunteer experience! WE HOPE WE SEE EVERYONE THERE :-https://goo.gl/forms/THKtTkTm140gr7MF2
Are you taking PSY100 this year? Are you looking for new studying strategies to excel in your courses?
We have just the right tool for you!
The PSY100 FSG team (Facilitated Study Groups) organized by Robert Gillespie Academic Skills Centre (RGASC) is starting their sessions this week.
They will help you prepare for the eight tests and the exam in PSY100. Here are the locations and times of their sessions:
PAUSE is excited to announce its volunteers assistants for 2018-2019.
Marketing Assistants: Saif Rahman, Ginuha Radhananthan, Cindy Nguyen & Pranav P.Sharma
Event Assistants: Taylor Maccarone, Grace Wang, Halima Isse & Liliana Tehrani
Office Assistants: Joyce Miguel, Hiba Ikram, Mo Cui (Eric), Mubeen Choudry, Afnan Alayed, Samiha Ahmed
We hope our team is able to deliver the best possible services and events to psychology students at UTM. We also hope that we are able to represent the UTM psychology students to the best of our ability.