Research Opportunities


Below are the current research opportunities. If you have questions about a particular research project, please contact the researcher associated with the project.

Be aware that you may apply credit from participation in one particular study to only one particular course.

Also be aware that points you may receive for a class will depend upon what the instructor has detailed in the syllabus.

Research Opportunities

When study researchers submit recruitment fliers, they are posted on the study recruitment bulletin board in the lounge on the 3rd floor of Memorial Hall.

If you would like to participate in ongoing research, be prepared to provide the following information so that participation credit may be assigned to you.

Your Last Name
Instructor's Last Name
Course Number (e.g., 130, 241, etc)
Time and Days Class Meets (e.g., 9:00 – 9:50 AM, MWF)

If you have any questions about participating in the research pool, please contact:

Dr. Josh Averbeck
Research Participant Pool Coordinator
Department of Communication
Memorial Hall 313
Western Illinois University
Macomb, Illinois 61455
Phone: (309) 298-1059