Group Identity and Social Perception Lab

News

The GISP lab is hiring a postdoctoral scholar to begin in the summer of 2017. See the job ad for more information!

Michael was selected to attend SISPP 2017 at the University of Southern California!

A new article in Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, that includes the GISP lab, suggests that affirmations can improve academic performance for students low in belonging, regardless of their race/ethnicity.

Michael received a Research Seed Grant from the Society for the Psychology of Religion and Spirituality (APA Division 36)!

Julia successfully defended her comprehensive exam! "Masculinity May Be an Important but Unstable Self-Concept that Men Psychologically Defend"

Michael received a Graduate Travel Award from the Society for Personality and Social Psychology!

Our recently published paper in Psychological Science shows how psychological interventions that help reduce the effects of social identity threat can have ecological effects that benefit entire classrooms.

Events

Michael gave a talk about religion-based social identity threat at the convention of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology in San Antonio, TX.

Michael and Jonathan co-chaired a symposium, Expanding theory on identity threat: New populations and diverse outcomes at the convention of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology in San Antonio, TX.

Jonathan spoke at the Intervention Science Preconference at #SPSP2017.

Jonathan presented on, The Science of Inclusion, as part of the Penn State 2D Cyrstal Consortium Materials Innovation Platform webinar series funded by NSF.

Jonathan presented at the Social Psychology Brownbag meeting at the University of Pittsburgh.

Contact Us

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Group Identity and
Social Perception Lab

525 Moore Building
Department of Psychology
The Pennsylvania State University
University Park, PA 16802