Take part in our
the aims of the research?
Our aim is to understand the
cognitive, developmental and biological
basis of synaesthesia, and what this might tell
us more about ordinary perception, thinking,
memory and language.
What is involved in taking part?
There are 2 types of
to take part
This is a general questionnaire to describe
any synaesthetic sensations you might have.
are studies that allow you to describe your
synaesthetic sensations in more detail.
personal details (eg name, contact details)
are protected by the Data Protection Act
(1998) and will not be disclosed to anyone
outside our research group, unless you first give
written permission. This
research group is run by Dr Julia Simner, and includes collaborators
led by Dr Jamie Ward, University of Sussex. In
research reports and documents,
we refer to your data only by initials.
will it take, and can I drop out?
entitled to drop out at any point, with no
questionnaire takes approximately 5 to 20
minutes, from person to person. Sometimes we
contact you a second time, for example if we
need clarification about something you've
written. The on-line studies take 10-45 minutes,
and we hope you might find them interesting.
you have any further questions, please contact
us: j.simner AT ed.ac.uk
the questionnaire click
To do the
on-line studies click here.