Lab News

June 15, 2022

We have a new article published in the Journal of Elections, Public Opinions and Parties!

Carpenter, S., Brauer, M., & Niedenthal, P. (2022). Did rural resentment of government employees elect Donald Trump? Journal of Elections, Public Opinion and Parties, 32(2), 469-488.

April 22, 2022

We have a new article published in the Journal of Science Communication!

Wirz, C. D., Cate, A., Brauer, M., Brossard, D., Brown, L. D., et al. (2022). Science communication during COVID-19: When theory meets best practices and best practices meet reality. The Journal of Science Communication, 21(3).

March 28, 2022

Congratulations to two of our graduate students, Kendall Holley and Ben Douglas, for recently being awarded fellowship! Kendall was awarded the Interdisciplinary Training Program (ITP) Fellowship and Ben was awarded the Arboretum Fellowship.

December 16, 2021

We have a new article published in the International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health!

Hwang, J., Borah, P., Shah. D., & Brauer, M. (2021). The relationship among COVID-19 information seeking, news media use, and emotional distress at the onset of the pandemic. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 18(24), 13198.

October 21, 2021

Drs. Sohad Murrar, Mitchell Campbell, and Markus Brauer are the recipients of the 2021 Gordon Allport Intergroup Relations Prize! The prize is awarded to the best paper of the year on intergroup relations. You can read the paper here: tinyurl.com/4z7p88x8

August 4, 2021

We have a new article published in the Journal of Social Marketing!

Brauer, M., Dumesnil, A. and Campbell, M. R. (2021). Using a social marketing approach to develop a pro-diversity intervention. Journal of Social Marketing, Vol. ahead-of-print No. ahead-of-print.

August 2, 2021

We are excited to announce that Dr. Brauer and collaborators Drs. Jon Eckhardt (UW-Madison’s Wisconsin School of Business), Molly Carnes (UW-Madison Medicine, Science, and Engineering Departments), Brent Goldfarb (University of Maryland’s Robert H. Smith School of Business), and Subra Tangirala (University of Maryland’s Robert H. Smith School of Business) were recently awarded a grant from the National Science Foundation! This grant will fund research focused on strategies to increase women’s participation in STEM entrepreneurship.

May 14, 2021

We had a new article accepted in the Journal of Mixed Methods Research!

Ho, P., Chen, K., Shao, A., Bao, L., Ai, A., Tarfa, A., Brossard, D., Brown, L., & Brauer, M. (in press). A mixed methods study of public perception of social distancing: Integrating qualitative and computational analyses for text data. Journal of Mixed Methods Research

May 8, 2021

Congratulation to our graduating seniors, Emma Lai, Nakita Xiong, and Nicole Hendry! We will miss you!

May 5, 2021

We had a new article accepted in the Journal of Social Marketing!

Brauer, M., Dumesnil, A., & Campbell, M. R. (in press). Using a social marketing approach to develop a pro-diversity intervention. Journal of Social Marketing.

May 4, 2021

Congratulations to Dr. Mitch Campbell, a sixth year graduate student, for accepting positions as the Director of Research and Evaluation at Inclusity and Visiting Professor of Psychology at Carleton College!

April 24, 2021

We had a new article accepted in Current Opinion in Psychology!

Douglas, B. D., & Brauer, M. (in press). Gamification to prevent climate change: A review of games and apps for sustainability. Current Opinion in Psychology.

March 31, 2021

Congratulations to Dr. Markus Brauer for receiving a large grant from UW-Madison’s Understanding and Reducing Inequality Initiative to study Doctor-Patient Communication and Shared Decision Making with High Risk Patients!

March 30, 2021

Congratulations to our lab manager, Gil Moreu, for for accepting his offer of admission to the UCLA Social Psychology Doctoral program and for receiving the prestigious Cota-Robles Fellowship!

February 11, 2021

We had a new article accepted in the Journal of Veterinary Medical Education!

Morello, S. L., Rogus-Pulia, N., Branchaw, J. L., Brauer, M., Schwakopf, J. M., & Carnes, M. (in press). The influence of messaging on perceptions of careers in veterinary medicine: Do gender stereotypes matter? Journal of Veterinary Medical Education.