Group Identity and Social Perception Lab


The GISP lab is excited to welcome Samantha Stevens, who joins us as a first-year Ph.D. student this fall!

Jonathan and former GISP lab member Mikey Pasek wrote a blog post for the SPSP Character & Context Blog, The Negative Spiral of Religious Intolerance.

Jason published an article in Journal of Bisexuality reviewing Ritch Savin-Williams's book Mostly Straight: Sexual Fluidity Among Men.

Congratulations to Dr. Michael Pasek on his graduation and new position as a postdoctoral research fellow at The New School for Social Research and ARTIS International! The GISP lab wishes him the best of luck in his career moving forward.

Congratulations to Dr. Michael Pasek, who successfully defended his dissertation, "Identity Threat, Belonging, and the Buffering Effects of Values Affirmation: An Intensive Longitudinal Approach"!


Check out all the presentations by GISP lab members and affiliates at #SPSP2019 in Portland, OR!

Danfei presented a poster (with Hyun Joon, Peter, and Jonathan) on student-advisor relationships at the Motivation Science preconference at #SPSP2019 in Portland, OR.

Peter gave a competitively-awarded single-paper presentation on his research on hedonic spending variety and well-being at #SPSP2019 in Portland, OR.

Hyun Joon gave a talk about the association between cortisol and academic performance in the classroom setting at #SPSP2019.

Hyun Joon and Jonathan co-chaired a symposium, New Insights into the Association of Cortisol with Performance, at #SPSP2019.

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Group Identity and
Social Perception Lab

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