Education

  • Ph.D. 1997 University of California, Berkeley
  • M.A. 1994 University of California, Berkeley
  • B.A. 1990 University of California, Berkeley

Positions

  • Professor of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles 2014-present
  • Visiting Scholar, Russell Sage Foundation, New York, NY, 2012
  • Associate Professor of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles 2005-2014
  • Assistant Professor of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles 1998-2005
  • Research Fellow, Public Policy Institute of California, San Francisco CA 1996-1998

Honors

  • Fellow, Society for Personality and Social Psychology
  • J. Arthur Woodward Award for Excellence in Mentoring, UCLA Psychology Department
  • Fellow, Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues Fellow, American Psychological Association
  • Fellow, Society for Experimental Social Psychology
  • Otto Klineberg Best Paper Award, Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues

Professional Service

  • Fellows Selection Committee, SPSP 2019
  • NSF Social Psychology Review Panel 2019
  • NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Review Panel 2017
  • Chair of the Gordon Allport Prize Committee SPSSI 2013
  • Executive Council, SPSSI 2005-2008
  • Co-Chair of the Policy Research Committee SPSSI 2006-2008
  • Grants-in-Aid Review Committee, SPSSI 1999-2001
  • Chair of the UCLA Social Psychology Program 2008-2012
  • Chair of the Diversity Issues Committee UCLA Psychology, 2018-present
  • UCLA Diversity Education Governance Committee 2019-2020
  • UCLA Undergraduate Council 2018-2021

Editorial Positions

  • Co-Editor, Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin 2019-present
  • Associate Editor, Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin 2017-2019
  • Editorial Board, Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin 2016-2017
  • Editorial Board, Social Issues and Policy Review 2018-presesnt
  • Consulting Editor, Academy of Management Review 2016-2017

Professional Affiliations

  • Society for Personality and Social Psychology
  • Society of Experimental Social Psychology
  • Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues
  • International Society for Justice Research
  • European Association of Social Psychology

Teaching and Research Interests

Diversity science; group processes and intergroup relations, social identity, conflicts and social change, power and hierarchy, psychological well-being