5 Result(s)

My friend was cheated on: Repairing relationships following romantic infidelity

It is likely that you know someone that was cheated on by a romantic partner. What did you say to this person to help them cope with being cheated on. In this project we are looking to understand the role of people in one's social network to help cope and repair (or not) a romantic relationship after experiencing infidelity. It is likely that friends and family members of a person who has been cheated on will play a role in how that person responds to their cheating partner. However, there is little theoretical and empirical understanding about communicative processes surrounding these experiences. This project presents an opportunity to move a research idea from start to finish. The student will learn how to develop a research prop...

Required Availability
Fall 2017 | Spring 2018
Course Credit?
No
Paid Position?
No

Audio Recording

I am looking for help making audio recordings using digital software such as Pro Tools, etc....

Required Availability
Fall 2016 | Spring 2017 | Summer 2017
Course Credit?
Yes - MUS 498
Paid Position?
No

Discovering the foundation of disaster communication efforts in the U.S.

This study seeks to uncover the foundation of disaster communication efforts in the U.S. by examining the history of the American Red Cross and other disaster response organizations. The researcher will help with historical research and writing to produce a conference paper. ...

Required Availability
Fall 2016 | Spring 2017
Course Credit?
No
Paid Position?
No

A fear worse than public speaking? Commitment in romantic relationships.

People often quote the anecdote that the number one fear people have is of public speaking. I suspect, based on what I know and survey casually in my classes, that many people might be more afraid of commitment in romantic relationships than they are of public speaking (and maybe death). This research study will explore and measure the different fears people have - focusing specifically on three fears: death, public speaking, and commitment in romantic relationships. ...

Required Availability
Spring 2017
Course Credit?
No
Paid Position?
No

Exploring Romantic Dating Application Users and Non-Users: Who Is Swiping In?

This position will help examine the mediated-online and mobile dating platforms and its impact on relationships initiation, especially in recent years. To give you a description of what I am working on...Approximately 80% of United States (US) adults found it an acceptable way to meet others (Smith, 2016). Additionally, more than 1 in 10 American adults reported utilizing some form of online dating platform (Smith & Duggan, 2013). Mediated dating applications offer users unique affordances and features, whereby individuals must first determine which platform best serves their interests, then second determine how the technological affordances alter the relationship initiation script, and third how to hedge their odds with one or multiple pl...

Required Availability
Fall 2017
Course Credit?
No
Paid Position?
No