Subject: Participate in the tVNS and Language Learning: Speech Perception
What will it involve? Questionnaires, computerized cognitive tasks, and
foreign-language vocabulary and/or grammar learning tasks, as well as vagus
nerve stimulation through an earbud, and pupillometry via an eyetracker.
Where? All sessions are in person, at Jimenez Hall Room 0202, on the UMD
College Park campus
How many sessions? 7 sessions: Session 1 the first week, Sessions 2-6 the
next week on consecutive days, and Session 7 four weeks later
What is the compensation? $20/hour for 12 hours. Participants who complete
all seven sessions will also be entered into a raffle to win $100 cash
You must be between 18 and 35 years old and meet all other eligibility
How do I sign up? Complete the pre-screen (https://go.umd.edu/TNT-Study). We
will contact you to participate if you are eligible.
This study has been approved by the UMD IRB to resume research in person. The
lab is equipped with a HEPA air purifier, and researchers will wear
medical-grade masks and PPE, maintain 6 feet of distance whenever possible,
and clean surfaces in between participants.
At this time, we are still requiring that participants and proctors wear
masks while in the study location, regardless of vaccination status.
Questions? Email us at [log in to unmask]
Event Date: June 14, 2021
Contact Person: Valerie Karuzis
Contact Email: [log in to unmask]
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