Current Studies

Find information about ongoing studies here.

If you would like to participate in any future study, send us an email or join our mailing list to receive information about studies that match your interests.

Due to the developments with the COVID-19 outbreak, we are taking a precautionary measure and temporarily suspending data collection at all MDTRC labs as of March 13. We will continue to monitor the developments and the updates by McMaster University. The safety of our participants and researchers is our top priority. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. For more information by McMaster University regarding COVID-19, please visit: https://covid19.mcmaster.ca/

Posted by elshamne  |  Posted on March 19, 2020

News on Social Media

Understanding how users consume and evaluate news articles on social media. This study utilizes non-invasive eye-tracking as well as an EEG headset. This study is accepting participants at the Ron Joyce Centre, Burlington.

Posted by elshamne  |  Posted on January 31, 2020

Aging & E-Commerce Decision Making

elderly people using a computer

We want to understand why there are differences in decision-making performance between younger and older adults in e-commerce. This study utilizes non-invasive eye-tracking as well as EEG (optional). This study is accepting participants in Ron Joyce Centre, Burlington. Parking permits or DeGroote Shuttle passes are available upon request. Transportation costs (e.g., Taxi, Uber) for up-to $15 will be covered if you provide a receipt.

Posted by elshamne  |  Posted on May 25, 2018