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*** Paid Sleep & Shiftwork Study Participation ($1,350 Tax Free) ***

CQU Appleton Institute Wayville, Adelaide

Job Description

Are You Interested in participating in a Shift Work Study?

Next study: 29th May - 5th June (7 days)

The CQUniversity’s Appleton Institute is seeking volunteers to participate in a study that will look at the effect of light exposure during simulated night shifts on sleep and the body clock.

We are looking for healthy men and women aged between 18 and 45 years. Participants must be non-smokers who do not take any sleep medication, who have not undertaken any shiftwork and/or travelled overseas in the last three months.

The study will require you to LIVE in our accommodation suite in Adelaide (Greenhill Road, Wayville) -- 24h/day for 7 days and nights.
We will monitor your sleep, body clock, and performance at different times during the study.

You will have your own private bedroom and bathroom and all meals will be provided – all free of charge.

Compensation for participating is $1,350

To register interest in the “LED Glasses at Night Study” – please fill out the questionnaire using this weblink (

If you are eligible or we need to clarify your responses, you will be contacted via phone.

Postcode: 5034 (Wayville, Adelaide)

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CQU Appleton Institute

Member since: February 2021

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The Appleton Institute is one of two flagship research institutes at CQUniversity hosted by the School of Health, Medical and Applied Sciences. The Appleton Institute is a multidisciplinary research institute with a focus on health and well-being at work, rest and play.
The Appleton Institute combines excellence in research, teaching and community engagement across a range of basic and applied research areas including behavioural health (sleep, physical activity, sedentary behaviour and nutrition), human factors and operational readiness (occupational health and safety, risk management, complex systems, rostering and shiftwork), and resilience and wellbeing.
We work closely with government, NGOs, industries and communities, partnering on applied projects in the field.