Steven L. Neuberg: Background

Education

  • NATO Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Science, University of Waterloo, 1987 - 1988
  • Ph.D., Carnegie Mellon University, 1987
  • M.A., Carnegie Mellon University, 1984
  • A.B., Cornell University, 1983
     

Positions (selected)

  • Chair, Department of Psychology, Arizona State University, 2017 - present
  • Designated as Foundation Professor, Arizona State University, 2010
  • Designated as Senior Sustainability Scientist, Arizona State University, 2010
  • Director, Social Psychology Program, Arizona State University, 1997-2000,  2006 – 2009
  • Interdisciplinary Faculty Fellow, Department of Anthropology, Arizona State University, 2003    
  • Professor, Department of Psychology, Arizona State University, 1999 - present  
  • Associate Professor, Department of Psychology, Arizona State University, 1994 - 1999
  • Visiting Assistant Professor, Department of Psychology, University of Wisconsin—Madison, 1993 - 1994
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Psychology, Arizona State University, 1988 – 1994
     

Honors (selected)

  • Honorable Mention, Gordon Allport Intergroup Relations Prize for best paper on intergroup relations (with former students Keelah Williams & Oliver Sng), Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues, 2017
  • Society of Personality and Social Psychology Student Publication Award, to my former student Gabrielle Filip-Crawford, for our jointly-authored article, 2017
  • Gordon Allport Intergroup Relations Prize for best paper on intergroup relations (with Mark Schaller), Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues, 2013                               
  • Outstanding Doctoral Mentor Award, Arizona State University, 2012    
  • Named Fellow, Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues, 2014
  • Named Fellow, Society of Experimental Social Psychology, 2009
  • Named Fellow, Association for Psychological Science, 2006       
  • Named Fellow, American Psychological Association, 2004           
  • Named Fellow, Society for Personality and Social Psychology, 2003       
  • Outstanding Honors Disciplinary Faculty Award, Barrett Honors College, Arizona State University, 2000 
  • Outstanding Teaching Award, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Alumni Association, Arizona State University, 1996                
  • Finalist, Dissertation Award, Society of Experimental Social Psychology, 1988
  • Finalist, Dissertation Award, the Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues, 1988                                 
  • Thomas Arthur Ryan Undergraduate Research Award, Cornell University, 1983 
     

SPSP Service

  • Publications Committee, 2015 – 2018 (chair, 2017-2018)
  • Robert B. Cialdini Award Committee, 2014 – 2015 (chair, 2015)
  • Theoretical Innovation Prize Committee, 2012 – 2013 (chair, 2013)
  • Conference Program Committee, 2003
  • Education and Training Committee, 1996 - 1998 (chair, 1998)
     

Other External Service (selected)

  • Gordon Allport Intergroup Relations Prize committee, Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues, 2015 - 2016               
  • Track Coordinator (Language, Linguistics, Cognition and Social Systems), European Conference on Complex Systems, 2015
  • Invited consultant to National Institute of Mental Health for “Translational Research:  Bridging Basic and Applied Perspectives,” 2006    
  • Dissertation Award Committee, Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues, 2005 – 2006
  • Grant Review Panel:  Centers for Resilience and Stigma, National Institute of Mental Health, 2005                                 
  • Grant Review Panel:  Risk, Prevention, and Health Behavior, Committee 4, National Institutes of Health, 1999 - 2000     
  • Grant Review Panel:  Social and Group Processes, National Institute of Mental Health, 1996 - 1999                    
  • Programming chair for 1994 American Psychological Association Science Weekend Conference, "Violence and Aggression" track, 1993 - 1994                       
  • Co-chair of American Psychological Association Division 8 (Personality and Social Psychology) Conference Committee, 1993 – 1994
                           

Editorial Positions

  • Editorial Board, Personality and Social Psychology Review, 2014 - present                     
  • Editorial Board, Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 2008 - present                 
  • Editorial Board, Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 1992 – 1995, 2000 – 2002, 2004 - 2012                    
  • Editorial Board, Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 2003 - 2016            
  • Associate Editor, Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 2001 - 2003
  • Ad hoc guest editor roles (e.g., Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences)
               

Professional Affiliations

  • Association for Psychological Science, Fellow, Charter Member
  • American Psychological Association, Fellow
  • Society for Personality and Social Psychology, Fellow
  • Society of Experimental Social Psychology, Fellow
  • Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues, Fellow
  • Human Behavior and Evolution Society
  • American Association for the Advancement of Science
     

Teaching and Research Interests

  • Stereotypes, prejudices, stigma, and discrimination; motivated social cognition; religion and conflict; ecology and social behavior.
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