Interested in participating in an ETUDES Center or University of Pittsburgh research study? See below to check if you're eligible for a study currently recruiting volunteers.
Online Research Study for Rural LGBTQ+ Teens
University of Pittsburgh researchers are seeking volunteers! Help us test a new social media based chatbot to combat social isolation among rural LGBTQ+ teens.
You may be eligible if you:
Identify as LGBTQ+
Are 14-19 years old
Think you live in a rural area
Have an account with Facebook and/or Instagram
Have access to a laptop or desktop computer (required to participate in the study)
Participation will involve a one-time 75-minute interview. In the interview, participants will test and give feedback on our newly developed chatbot. All eligible volunteers will be paid for their time.
Call us at 412-539-6950 if you’re interested in participating, or take this survey to determine your eligibility!