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Current Research Opportunities


The UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs and the UCLA Williams Institute are conducting a web‐based online survey on the mentorship experiences of LGBTQ undergraduate and graduate students in the health sciences. We are recruiting 150 eligible individuals to participate in this study.

If you identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, or questioning AND are a current or former student in the health sciences (medicine, nursing, dentistry, public health, psychology or social work), then we would love to hear from you. Please click here to take our survey and help us to better understand your mentorship experiences.

You can also access the survey by visiting: www.bit.ly/LGBTQmentoring

Our goal is to identify best practices for mentoring LGBTQ students in the health sciences. The survey will take approximately 5‐10 minutes to complete.


Trans/non-binary people invited to take part in study on emotions, wellbeing and self-care: https://sheffieldpsychology.eu.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_cO6D118EARKsgVn

Participation is voluntary and anonymous. Individuals who decide to take part will be asked to complete a questionnaire pack at three different time points, one month apart from each other. The first questionnaire will take roughly around 30 minutes to complete. The second and third will take around 15 minutes to complete. After completing all questionnaires, any participants who so wish, will be entered into a prize draw of £100 (or equivalent currency in their country) in Amazon vouchers.


Greetings, my name is Kylar Schaad and I am an undergraduate student at Pennsylvania State University. I am conducting a survey to learn more about the coming out experiences of transgender people. The survey is for 18+ transgender individuals living in the United States and only takes (at most) 10 minutes to complete. All the material is confidential and there will be no names attached to the responses. I hope my survey will be able to expand the available academic literature about trans and especially non-binary individuals. 

To participate visit this link.


“Would you say you had sex if…?” Study: This research study aims to gather data about the attitudes of LGBTQ+ individuals toward the legitimacy of several intimate behaviors as “sex.” This survey is confidential and will take approximately 15 minutes to complete.  You must be 18 years or older to participate.  Clink here to participate.  If you have any questions, contact Em at emdibrew@indiana.edu.


A researcher in the Sociology Department at the University of Michigan is conducting research on lesbian and bisexual women’s experiences with sexual assault during college. To be eligible for this study, you must identify as a lesbian or bisexual woman and have been sexually assaulted within the past 10 years and while enrolled as a college student. Participants will complete a survey and an interview and be compensated for their time with a $40 gift card. If you are interested, please contact Nicole Bedera at nbedera@umich.edu


The study is for my senior research and aims to measure sexual satisfaction in sexual minorities (specifically monosexuals). The survey should only take about 5 minutes to complete. Here's the link: https://earlham.az1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_9oxv6BBFkjNvLUh