Professional Affiliations

  • 2004- Associate Professor, Psychology, Tufts University
  • 1998-2004, Assistant Professor, Psychology, Tufts University
  • 1997-1998, Lecturer, Department of Psychology, Tufts University

Education History

  • 1998 Ph.D. in Psychology, University of California, Santa Barbara
  • 1994 M.A. in Psychology, University of California, Santa Barbara
  • 1991 A.B. in Psychology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

SPSP Service, Honors and Awards

Service

  • 2008 - 2009 Member, SPSP Diversity and Climate Committee
  • 2006 - 2008 Chair, SPSP Diversity and Climate Committee
  • 2005 - 2006 Member, SPSP Diversity and Climate Committee

Honors & Awards

  • 2017 SPSP Fellow
  • 2009 SPSP Early Career Citation for Service

Other Honors and Awards

  • 2018 Fellow, Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues
  • 2019 Graduate School of Arts and Sciences Faculty Teaching and Mentoring Award
  • 2010 Africana Center Gerald R. Gill Distinguished Service Award, Tufts University
  • 2008 Arts, Sciences, and Engineering Faculty and Staff Multicultural Service Award, Tufts University
  • 2006 Association of Black Psychologists Editorial Service Award
  • 2006 Fellow, Society of Experimental Social Psychology

Other Professional Service

Editorial Boards

  • 2017 - Journal of Personality and Social Psychology: Intergroup Relations and Group Processes (Consulting Editor)
  • 2016 - Journal of Experimental Social Psychology (Consulting Editor)
  • 2015 - Cultural Diversity and Ethnic Minority Psychology (Consulting Editor)
  • 2002 - Journal of Black Psychology (Consulting Editor)
  • 2007 - 2009 Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin (Consulting Editor)

Grant and Fellowship Panels

  • 2016 National Science Foundation Interdisciplinary Behavioral and Social Science Research (IBSS) Advisory Panel Member
  • 2012 National Science Foundation Committee of Visitors Program Review, Tri-annual Review of the Social Psychology Program
  • 2011 American Psychological Association Science Showcase Steering Committee
  • 2009 National Science Foundation Committee of Visitors Program Review Tri-annual Review of the Social Psychology Program
  • 2008-2009 American Psychological Association Dissertation Research Award
  • 2004-2006 National Science Foundation Human and Social Dynamics Panel Member
  • 2002 National Science Foundation Social Psychology Panel Member
  • 2000 National Science Foundation Minority Fellowship Program

Conferences/Professional Societies

  • 2018 Distinguished Service Award Selection Committee, Society for Experimental Social Psychology
  • 2017 Society for Experimental Social Psychology Conference, October 12-14, Boston, MA (Co-host)
  • 2010 American Psychological Association Science Leadership Conference Strengthening Our Science: Enhancing the Status of Psychology as a STEM Discipline, November 11-13, 2010. Washington, D.C.
  • 2006 American Psychological Association Science Leadership Conference Supporting & Advancing the Careers of Scientists, December 1-2, Washington, D.C.

Committees and Appointments

  • 2018 Distinguished Scientist Award Committee, Society of Experimental Social Psychology
  • 2017 Conference organizing Committee, Society of Experimental Social Psychology
  • 2012 – 2014 Communications Committee Co-chair, Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues
  • 2012 – 2013 Council Representative, Executive Committee, Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues
  • 2011 - 2014 Member at Large, Executive Council, Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues