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BA 1983 Psychology Southwestern University, Georgetown, Texas
MA 1985 Educational Psychology University of Texas, Austin
PhD 1988 Social Psychology University of Missouri, Columbia

Professional Experience

1988 – 1992, Assistant Professor of Psychology, Holy Cross College, Worcester, MA
1990 – 1991, Visiting Assistant Professor of Psychology, Texas A&M
1992 – 1995, Assistant Professor of Psychology, University of Florida
1995 – 2005, Associate Professor of Psychology, University of Florida
1997 – 2005, 2009 – 2014, 2015 to present, Director, Social Area Training Program, University of Florida
1998 – Visiting Associate Professor, Florida State London Study Centre, London England
2004 – Fulbright Fellowship, Katholieke Universeit, Leuven, Belgium
2005 – Present, Professor of Psychology, University of Florida
2006 РVisiting Professor, Paris X Université
2007 РVisiting Professor, Université de Savoie, Chambery, France
2007 – 2010 Consultant, National Cancer Institute
2010 – 2012 Intergovernmental Personnel Assignment, National Cancer Institute
2010 – 2013, Investigator, Southeast Center for Research to Disparities in Oral Health
2012 – present, Affiliate Professor, College of Dentistry, Department of Community Dentistry
2014 – present, Research Director, Southeast Center for Research to Disparities in Oral Health
2015-2016, Interim Director, Graduate Training in Social Psychology, University of Florida
2017, Visiting Scholar, University of Colorado
2018, Visiting Professor, American International University, Aix-en-Provence, France

Professional Memberships

Society for Experimental Social Psychology
Society of Personality and Social Psychology
Society for Southeastern Social Psychologists
Society of Behavioral Medicine

Awards & Honors

1987 Edwin B. Newman National Research Award in Psychology
1993 University of Florida Psi Chi Teacher of the Year
1995 University of Florida Teaching Incentive Award
1998 Southwestern University Phi Beta Kappa Alumni Award
2004 Fulbright Fellowship
2007 R. David Thomas Endowed Professor of Psychology
2009 College of Liberal Arts Outstanding Teacher Award
2010 University of Florida Graduate Mentoring Award
2011 Colonel Allan R. and Margaret G. Crow Term Professor
2012 RTI International Research Challenge Award
2014 Fellow, Society of Personality & Social Psychology
2001, 2002, 2009, 2015, Anderson Scholar Teaching Honoree
2017-2020 University Term Professor
2018 Fellow, American International University

Editorial Position

Editorial Board, Group Dynamics, 1998-2003
Editorial Board, Group Processes and Intergroup Relations, 1998-
Editorial Board, Basic and Applied Social Psychology, 1998-
Editorial Board, Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 1998-2006
Editorial Board, Journal of Social and Clinical Psychology, 2002-
Associate Editor, Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 2007-2009
Co-Editor, Self & Identity Special Issue on Self/Identity Regulation and Health, 2011
Editorial Board, Psychological Bulletin, 2015-
Editorial Board, Review of General Psychology, 2015-

Updated January 29, 2018