Consider Participating in a Project on Individuals of Black/White Descent
- University of Virginia, sociology department, seeks individuals of mixed races, ages 18-30, to participate in an interview.
Time Required: at least 60 minutes
Payment: $10 gift certificate to Barnes and Noble
This research is part of a sociology dissertation conducted by Virginia Strmic-Pawl, a University of Virginia graduate student (http://www.virginia.edu/sociology/).
To participate in the study, you must be between the ages of 18 and 30 and fit the following requirements.
1. One of your biological parents is White and one of your biological parents is Black.
2. One of your biological parents is part Black/part White and your other biological parent is Black.
3. One of your biological parents is part Black/part White and your other biological parent is White.
Note: Should you choose to participate in the interview, there is a possibility that you may later be asked to participate in a focus group. Your participation in this study would be greatly appreciated. Any information you provide in the interview will be kept strictly confidential, and you may choose to end your participation in the study at any point without penalty.
For more information please contact: Virginia Strmic-Pawl, at hvs5c@... or at 312-972-1920. IRB SBS # 2009-0057-00
Principal Investigator: Virginia Strmic-Pawl