Who Can I Sample on Amazon Mechanical Turk?

Amazon Mechanical Turk (MTurk) is an online microtasking site commonly used for behavioral research. At the same time, MTurk is an open marketplace. This means that the people who use MTurk as researchers and participants constantly change. An important question behavioral scientists often ask is: who is on MTurk and who can I sample there? […]

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The Anatomy of a Research Recruitment Email

In this guest blog, Andrew Lovett Barron outlines the anatomy of a research recruitment email – a pain point for researchers across disciplines and methods. Andrew is the creator of Knowsi, the winning software tool of the 2020 SAGE Concept Grant. Knowsi is an innovative portal for managing research participant consent. Sign up to Knowsi […]

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Free Webinar on Switching to Online Teaching

In response to the COVID-19 outbreak, many universities around the world switched to online teaching and remote learning both at scale and at speed. This creates huge challenges for faculty – especially among those who haven’t taught remotely before. In this free webinar, “Top tips for switching to teaching online,” hosts Tom Chatfield and Elspeth […]

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Interview with Award-Winning Textbook Authors

In June and July MethodSpace will focus on research-oriented careers including career purpose and goals, skills, as well as expected and unexpected transitions. Find the unfolding series here Human Resource Management: People, Data, and Analytics, 1st ed., by Talya Bauer, Berrin Erdogan, David Caughlin, and Donald Truxillo, won the Textbook and Academic Authors Association 2020 Most […]

Categories: Books, Careers, Getting published, Teaching, Uncategorised, Writing


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