IIVL Members Present Posters at Clark's Academic Spree Day


Four members of the Ideology and Intergroup Violence Lab will be presenting posters on research projects conducted in our lab. Mohamed Elmaola and Duncan Hardy will be presenting results from an experiment on the effects of racial humor on explicit and implicit prejudice. Keke Kaikhosroshvili will be presenting research she conducted in the summer of 2015 in the country of Georgia on intimate relationships, sexism, and traditional gender roles. Muzi Lin will be presenting results from a study examining gender differences in sadness and implications for depression among women. Finally, Declan Kurant will be presenting results from an analysis of trustworthiness and ethical perceptions in small groups. They will be presenting their posters on Wednesday, April 27 at Clark University. 

Paper on the Gezi Protests Accepted for Publication


Our paper describing our experience of conducting research in the midst of the 2013 Gezi Park protests in Istanbul, Turkey has been accepted for publication in Contention Journal !

Leach, C. W., Çelik, A. B., Bilali, R., Cidam, A., & Stewart, A. L. (in press). Being there: The 2013 anti-government protests in Istanbul, Turkey. Contention Journal: The Multidisciplinary Journal of Social Protest.

Talk at Association for Women in Psychology on Sexist Beliefs and Norms


On March 5, 2016, Andrew L. Stewart presented research examining the relationships among sexist beliefs, norms, and intimate partner violence around the world. The talk was given at the annual meeting of the Association for Women in Psychology in Pittsburgh, PA, USA and was titled "Sexist beliefs and norms: Ideological foundations of violent and nonviolent discrimination against women." 

Fatima Zavala Ruiz, IIVL Member, wins Steinbrecher Fellowship at Clark University

Fatima Zavala Ruiz, a member of the Ideology and Intergroup Violence Lab at Clark University, won a Steinbrecher Fellowship, which provides undergraduate students with funding "to pursue original ideas, creative research, public service or enrichment projects." Fatima will be able to conduct research on teen dating violence and healthy relationships during Summer 2016. Congratulations Fatima!