Answered By: Lisa Raymond Last Updated: Jul 31, 2018 Views: 57
The Participant Pool is a virtual bulletin board that connects researchers to study participants.
Walden researchers can post their studies on the site and those members of the Walden community who are interested in participating in research can visit the site to see if there are any studies in which they would like to participate. It is a great resource not only for researchers, as it provides access to a very diverse community, but also to participants as they have the opportunity to learn about research in general in addition to seeing the research being done by students and faculty within the university.
The following self-paced tutorial provides an overview of the Participant Pool, explaining how both participants and researchers can use the site: