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Whose Side Are you On?

Research Title: Sketchy Stories: Whose Side Are You On?

Department: Psychology

The study will involve participants going on a little mission (which does involve a short outdoor walk so come prepared for weather), and being interviewed and either lying or telling the truth about that mission. The interview will be audio recorded. A follow up questionnaire and a detailed debrief will be the final stage of the study. You do not need to prepare anything for this study, preparation time will be given on the day and is included in the time above. Participants will receive £10 as a thank you for their time, and be entered into a prize draw to win £50 Amazon vouchers if successful. If you are interested in taking part in this study please email the Researcher directly:, and you will be sent a participant information sheet so you can discover more and determine whether you would like to take part.

Volunteers must be:

  • Age: 18+
  • Gender: Either
  • Staff/Student: Both

More Information:

Participants will be paid £10 for their time, and entered into a draw to win £50 of Amazon vouchers if successful

  • Dates: 15/11/2018 - 31/1/2019
  • Duration: 1 hour max
  • Location: King Henry Building - 3rd Floor

If you would like more information, contact Samantha Mann at

This testing has been reviewed by the Science Faculty ethics committee and been given the following ethics code: SFEC 2018 - 090

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