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PROJECT TITLE:                              Personality, Gender, and Internet Behaviours

PRINCIPAL RESEARCHER:             Dr Evita March, Lecturer of Psychology, Federation University

Dear Participant,

My name is Dr Evita March and I am the principal investigator of the above titled project. You are invited to participate in an anonymous questionnaire designed to examine online behaviour, personality, and motivation. The purpose of this study is to understand what kinds of personality traits engage in specific online behaviours, and the questionnaire will contain questions regarding your personality and online activities. Participants are reminded they are not obliged to answer questions if they are uncomfortable. You are advised that participation is entirely voluntary, and you may withdraw your participation at any time without penalty.

Please take the time to complete the following questionnaire, which will take roughly 30 minutes of your time. Please note that you must be over 18 years of age to participate in the current research. The survey will firstly ask you to provide some brief demographic information. You will then provide information regarding your personality and Internet behaviours.

Your participation in this project is voluntary and your answers are anonymous. Participants are free to refuse consent or may withdraw their participation at any time without explanation. Please note however during the questionnaire, each time you click the next button your answers are immediately submitted and amalgamated with the non-identifiable data set. As such, there is no way to withdraw information already submitted.

By participating in the study you have the chance to win a $200AUD iTunes gift voucher. To go into the draw to win this voucher, please provide your email on the final page of the questionnaire (there will be a link). Your email will be separate to your questionnaire responses, and there will no way of identifying your responses based on your email. As such, your responses to the questionnaire questions will remain completely anonymous. Upon completion of data collection, the winning participant will be contacted by e-mail.

Please note that condition of entry in this draw is that you complete the questionnaire to the final page. In addition, iTunes require the Gift Card to be purchased in your country. Therefore, we also require you to supply your current residential country in BLOCK LETTERS following your email.

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