Participants wanted for a study
Riham Mohamed, a PhD student supervised by Dr. Sonia Chiasson in the School of Computer Science at Carleton University is conducting a user study exploring factors influencing managers’ hiring decisions in the digital age, in particular, how these decisions relate to social media.
The study involves one 60-minute session that includes viewing an online profile of a fictitious job candidate, followed by an interview and questionnaire about experience as a manager and opinion of the fictional profile. Participants will be compensated $20.
Riham is looking for personnel that:
(1) currently or previously employed in a managerial position or who have been responsible for job hiring
(2) who are able to read and speak English fluently, and;
(3) who have experience using social media.
The session can take place on campus or a mutually convenient location. It can also be remotely via Skype/Google Hangouts/phone call.
If you are interested in participating or have any questions, please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
There are no known risks associated with this study and it has been cleared by the Carleton University Research Ethics Board (CUREB-B), REB clearance 109256. If you have concerns about the ethics of this research, please contact email@example.com.