Meredith L. Chivers, PhD, CPsych
Department of Psychology
62 Arch Street, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
Participate in Sexuality Research
The Sexuality and Gender Laboratory is recruiting participants for a number of in-lab studies. Below are brief descriptions of our current studies:
Current in-lab studies:
Note: The criteria for the TARRAGON studies have changed recently. Women using hormonal contraceptives may now be eligible to participate.
TARRAGON_C: We are looking for healthy, premenopausal, heterosexual, self-identified women WITHOUT sexual difficulties, ages 18-50, who are in a sexual relationship, and not currently depressed to participate in a study of physical and mental responses to sexually explicit videos. Participation involves completing lab sessions and online questionnaires over three consecutive months. Lab sessions would begin as early as March.
TARRAGON_S: We are recruiting self-identified women WITH sexual arousal and/or desire difficulties (e.g., difficulty getting “turned on”, low sexual desire, etc.) for a study of physical and mental responses to sexually explicit videos. We are looking for women who are: 18-50 years old, healthy and pre-menopausal, predominantly or exclusively sexually attracted to men, in a sexual relationship, and not currently depressed. Participation involves completing lab sessions and online questionnaires over three consecutive months. Lab sessions would begin as early as March.
GINSENG B: We are looking for women WITH sexual difficulties (e.g., absent/low desire, difficulty becoming aroused), age 18+, who are predominantly or exclusively attracted to men (i.e., heterosexual/straight) to participate in a study assessing sexual arousal and attention. Study procedures involve a single lab session recording your physiological responses and eye movements and completing computer tasks and questionnaires.
SAFFRON: We are looking for men and women ages 18+ to participate in a study examining attention to sexual stimuli. The study procedure involves looking at and responding to sexual and nonsexual images and words, and completing a questionnaire about your sexuality. If you are interested, please sign up for the study using the PSYC 100 subject pool online system.
If you are interested in participating in one of these in-lab studies and think you might be eligible, please contact the Sexuality and Gender Laboratory by email (firstname.lastname@example.org ) for more information. Please include the name of the study of interest in the subject line of your e-mail. All queries are strictly confidential.
Sexuality and Gender Laboratory
Department of Psychology, Queen’s University
111 Humphrey Hall, 62 Arch Street
Phone: (613) 533-6000 ext. 79495