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James W. Pennebaker, Chair The University of Texas at Austin, SEA 4.212, Austin, TX 78712 • (512) 475-7596

Faculty List

Social and Personality Psychology

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Jennifer Beer

Associate Professor

beer@mail.utexas.edu  |  (512) 471-3224  |  SEA 3.208

Education   

Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley

Interests

  Social neuroscience, self, emotion, and social cognition

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Bertram Gawronski

Professor

gawronski@utexas.edu  |  512-471-7520  |  SEA 3.216

Education   

Ph.D., Humboldt University Berlin (Germany)

Interests

  Social Cognition, Attitudes, Decision Making, Automaticity and Control, Implicit Measures, Meta-Theory, Psychological Measurement

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Samuel D Gosling

Professor

samg@austin.utexas.edu  |  (512) 471-1628  |  SEA 3.224

Education   

Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley

Interests

  Interpersonal perception, personality and temperament in non-human animals, and internet research methods

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Marlone D Henderson

Associate Professor

marlone.henderson@utexas.edu  |  (512) 471-6447  |  SEA 4.224

Education   

Ph.D., New York University
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Robert A Josephs

Professor

bob.josephs@utexas.edu  |  (512) 471-9788  |  SEA 3.204

Education   

Ph.D., University of Michigan

Interests

  Social Endocrinology

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James W Pennebaker

Regents Centennial Professor

pennebaker@mail.utexas.edu  |  (512) 232-2781  |  SEA 4.212

Education   

Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin

Interests

  Social psychology and psychosomatics, language and health, how individuals, groups, and cultures respond to traumatic events

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Janet T Spence

Alma Cowden Madden Centennial and Ashbel Smith Professor Emerita

(512) 471-1157 for contact information on Dr. Janet Spence

Education   

Ph. D., University of Iowa

Interests

  Psychological Masculinity and Femininity, Gender, Personality, and Achievement Motivation

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William B Swann

Professor

Swann@utexas.edu  |  (512) 471-3859  |  SEA 3.106

Education   

Ph. D., University of Minnesota

Interests

  The self, relationships and group processes, including questions such as why people engage in extreme behaviors such as terrorism. Self and identity, group behavior, interpersonal relationships and person perception

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