Members

Principal Investigator

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David Sherman and his lab conduct research dedicated to advancing our understanding of how people cope with threatening events and information, and to developing psychologically-grounded interventions for pervasive social issues.

Graduate Students

Connor Gibbs

Connor Gibbs investigates how media and technology can play a significant role in impacting users’ psychology and behavior.  

Suyi Leong

Suyi Leong is primarily interested in challenges individuals face while transitioning into a different cultural context.

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Lauren Ortosky primarily researches the impact of political ideology on individual attitudes.

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Michelle Shteyn's research investigates how factors such message framing and individual-environment fit can increase motivation for personal goals and aid in widespread public policy efforts.

Alumni

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Assistant Professor, University of Pittsburgh Department of Psychology 

Postdoctoral and Visiting Scholar, University of California Santa Barbara, 2010 - 2014

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Postdoctoral Research Associate at the University of Cambridge, UK

Ph.D., Social Psychology, University of California Santa Barbara, 2015

 

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Lab Manager, STEPP Lab, Boston University College of Health

M.A., University of California Santa Barbara

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Post-Doctoral Researcher

http://phillipehret.com

Ph.D., Social Psychology, University of California Santa Barbara, 2018

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Assistant Professor, Singapore Management University

https://www.smu.edu.sg/faculty/profile/156646/Kimin-EOM

Ph.D., Social Psychology, University of California Santa Barbara, 2018

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Postdoctoral Scholar at UCSF School of Medicine 

Ph.D., Social Psychology, University of California Santa Barbara, 2015

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Maître de conférences en psychologie sociale,  Université de Reims Champagne-Ardenne / Laboratoire Cognition, Santé, Socialisation

Postdoctoral Scholar, University of Santa Barbara, 2011-2013