Skip to navigation | Skip to main content | Skip to footer
Menu
Search the University of Manchester siteSearch Menu StaffNet
Search type

Research Volunteering

NOTE: All research involving human participants requires approval from an ethics committee. Research involving NHS staff or patients requires approval from an NHS research ethics committee; all other research involving human beings, including University of Manchester staff or students, must have approval from one of the University's ethics committees.

Before any requests for research volunteers are published on StudentNet, they will be checked to ensure the appropriate ethical approval has been obtained.

Characterising brain states in varieties of inner speech in EEG
Ethics ref: 2022-13277-22113 Participants are sought for a study investigating the difference of neural dynamics in varieties of inner speech. The study will involve an initial screener consisting of...

Participants are needed for a study investigating the influence stroking our pets has on our heart rate and our wellbeing.
Ethics ref: 2022-13789-22508 Participants are needed for a study investigating the influence stroking our pets has on our heart rate and our wellbeing. In order to participate you must be aged 18-65 ...

What are your experiences of Climate Change Education?
Ethics ref: 2022-13883-22693   Are you 16 -18 years old and would like to share your experiences of being taught about climate change?  I’m Fionnuala, a master’s student at the ...

Have you had a hospital stay in 2020 or 2021? Could you help us with our research?
Ethics ref: NHS 291704 London Central NHS   Have you had a hospital stay in 2020 or 2021? Could you help us with our research?   We’re Iain and Anisa, researchers at the University of...

Are you interested in mental health and well being? Are you able to spare a couple of hours to support well being research?
Ethics ref: 022-12804-22755 Students (18-25) needed for study exploring mental health, wellbeing and peer support    Mental Health, Wellbeing and Peer Support Research   Are you intere...

Healthy volunteers needed for a study investigating action understanding
Ethics ref:  2021-11748 Researchers in the Body, Eyes and Movement (BEAM) Lab at the University of Manchester are looking for healthy individuals to take part in a study which is looking at how ...

Native speakers of English from Manchester sought for an ultrasound speech study
Ethics ref:  2022-13946-22714 We're looking for participants for a study of pronunciation in English using ultrasound. The experiment involves reading simple sentences from the screen. We will r...

Undergraduate volunteers needed for a study investigating the influence of academic stress on wellbeing
Ethics ref: 2022-13888-22694 I am undertaking a quantitative research project for my master’s degree which is investigating the relationship between academic stress and psychological well-being...

Do you want to share your thoughts about mental health?
Ethics ref: 2021-10456-18094 Researchers are looking to interview students at the University of Manchester online aged 18 or 19 years about their knowledge and beliefs about the factors affecting men...

Participants sought for EEG study of speech perception
Ethics ref:  2022-13511-22171 Participants are wanted for a study on electrophysiological responses during speech perception to investigate their relation to unique internal experiences.   ...

Autistic volunteers needed for a study investigating action understanding and autism
Ethics reference: 2021-11748-18984 Researchers in the Body, Eyes and Movement (BEAM) Lab at the University of Manchester are looking for healthy individuals to take part in a study which is looking a...

Healthy female participants needed for a study of bioactive lipids in lupus
NHS ref: 20/NW/0429 Systemic lupus erythematosus – lupus – is a long term illness that mainly affects younger women. Women with lupus have an increased risk of developing cardiovascular d...

Adults aged 55+ needed for a study investigating ‘What makes brain training successful?’
I am looking for individuals to take part in my study investigating the determinants of ‘brain training’ success. Participation would involve completing 16 online ‘brain training&rs...

Going to a gig at Manchester Academy some time before November 2022? Then get paid to have your hearing tested afterwards!
Ethics ref: 2022-12896-22167   I’m Carlyn, an auditory scientist. I need to test the hearing of some 18-22-year-olds immediately after they’ve been somewhere loud.  You’ll...

Adult volunteers needed for a study investigating the link between gut microbiome and short-sighted
Ethics ref: 2020-9547-16047 Researchers at The University of Manchester are recruiting healthy volunteers aged 18-45 years to take part in a study, which aims to investigate if there are differences ...

study investigating the influence stroking our pets has on our heart rate and our wellbeing.
Ethics ref: 2022-13789-22508 Participants are needed for a study investigating the influence stroking our pets has on our heart rate and our wellbeing. In order to participate you must be aged 18-65 ...

Participants with and without chronic pain needed for an online study
Ethics ref: 2021-10355-17242   Participants with and without chronic pain needed for an online study   The study is an online survey in which you will answer some questions regarding your d...

Improving discussions about resuscitation in COVID-19
 Ethics Ref: 2021-11386-19227   If your relative or loved one fell seriously sick during the COVID-19 pandemic, and you have experience discussing the issue of resuscitation with a hea...

Understanding self-harm among South-Asians in the UK
Ethics ref: 2021-11661-20860   Please help us to better understand how self-harm is viewed and experienced by South Asian people in the UK. You can take part in this research if you:  iden...

Clinical trial for the treatment of skin wounds. Interested?
Ethics ref: 2020-9176-14934 Clinical trial for the treatment of skin wounds. Interested? If so, you might be interested in helping with the research we are conducting into whether skin wound healing ...

Participants needed for online PhD study: The effect of ageing and lifetime occupational noise exposure on the function of the hearing nerve
Ethics ref : 2020-8884-13533   This is a study that looks into the effects of ageing and noise exposure from working in a noisy environment on the hearing capacity of older adults without a diag...

Musicians and non-musicians needed for an online study of hearing and balance
ethics ref: 2020-8095-15101 We are looking for participants in a research study to assess the effect of the balance system to the hearing in normally hearing adults-musicians and non-musicians. To ta...

The Psychological Measure of Islamic Religiousness (PMIR) Questionnaire
A PhD research is looking at how good the Psychological Measure of Islamic Religiousness (PMIR), is at capturing Islamic beliefs and practices on physical, mental health and psychological well-being....