NEWSWISE -- Jan 10 -- Online dating, speed dating and other modern matchmaking techniques may seem less romantic than the arrows from Cupid's quiver. It is a sign of the times, says Michele Adams, assistant professor of sociology at Tulane University. Michele Adams is working on two studies about contemporary dating. One study is about "speed dating;" the other examines online personal ads. FULL ARTICLE @ NEWSWISE
Mark Brooks: Academics would love to work with internet dating sites. The intelligence they reap from poring over your data can be very valuable to you. Make friends with some PhD students. Try MIT (Ariely), the University of Hertfordshire (Wiseman) and Queens University, Belfast (Whitty). I guess I should start a section on OPW for this resource. Do you know of any other academics I could reference?