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Stress, expressivity and social networks

We are seeking adults aged 18-35 and 50+ to take part in experimental research looking at how expressivity relates to social network size. Participants will be asked to watch emotive videos, complete questionnaires, a computer sorting task and a stress task (which involves submerging your hand in cold water while wearing electrodes). Participants will be video recorded intermittently throughout the study. 

Volunteers must be:

  • Age: 18-35 and 50+
  • Gender: Either
  • Staff/Student: Both

More Information:

1.5 course credits or £10 high street shopping voucher

  • Dates: 28/01/2020-04/04/2020
  • Duration: 90 minutes
  • Location: King Henry Building

If you would like more information, contact Jasmine Rollings at

Participants must not have any known cardivascular health conditions or suffer from chronic stress. Participants must not be allergic to plasters or surgical spirit. Participants must have normal or corrected vision.

This testing has been reviewed by the Science Faculty ethics committee and been given the following ethics code: SFEC 2019-069

3 total comments on this postSubmit yours
  1. Hello,

    I would be interested in taking part with this study.

  2. Hello,

    I am interested in taking part in this study. Hope to hear from you soon.

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