Basic information


Richard Zeifman

Membership status

Program member (conducting undergraduate thesis)

Research interests

Clinical Psychology, Social Psychology, Psychology of Religion, Positive Psychogy, Cultural Psychology, Stigma of Mental Illness, Well-being, the Self, Meaning and Stigma

Research experience

Goldberg Schizophrenia Lab – Professor Joel Goldberg (York University) (2013-Present)
Research Assistant
– Research on the topic of Self-Stigma and Help Seeking, Perfectionism and Parenting Styles
– Study design, Ethics Proposals, Survey development
– Development of York Region District School Board high school anti-stigma program

Professor Ian McGregor’s EEG Lab (York University) (2013-Present)
Research Assistant
– Experiment Design and Implementation, EEG testing and analysis, Supervised lab operations

Culture and Religion Lab – Professor Joni Sasaki (York University) (2013- Present)
Research Assistant
– Research on topics of Stereotypes, Biculturalism, Culture and Religion
– Experiment Design, Review of Manuscripts and Grant Proposals

Skill and resources

Experience with:
Drafting REB Applications, Reviewing Manuscripts and Grant Applications

Skilled with:
– Statistical Package for the Social Sciences (SPSS)
– EEG Data analysis with Brain Vision Analyzer 2.0,
– Qualtrics
– Survey Monkey
– Microsoft Office (Word, Powerpoint, Excel)

Proficient in English and Hebrew