Group Identity and Social Perception Lab


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"!

Hyun Joon successfully defended his master's thesis, "Investigating Cortisol in the Classroom: The Association Between Cortisol and Academic Performance."!

Jonathan has been elected to be a member of the Society of Experimental Social Psychology!


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.

Jonathan presented research conducted with Kate Turetsky on the effect of social psychological interventions on academic social networks at the annual SESP conference on Saturday October 6th in Seattle, WA.

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Group Identity and
Social Perception Lab

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