Diversity-Related Research

Diversity-Related Research

NOTE: Only research from the last five years are shown.


McVeigh, K.S., Mehl, M.R., Polsinelli, A.J., Moseley, S.A., Sbarra, D.A., Glisky, E.L., and Grilli, M.D. (in press). Loneliness and social isolation are not associated with executive functioning in a cross-sectional study of cognitively healthy older adults. Aging, Cognition, and Neuropsychology.

Sheldon, S., Sheldon, J., Zhang, W., Setton, R., Turner, G.R., Spreng, N., & Grilli, M.D. (in press). Differences in the Content and Coherence of Autobiographical Memories Between Younger and Older Adults: Insights from Text Analysis. Psychology & Aging

Acevedo-Molina, M.C., Thayer, S., Horn, K., Nkulu, H., Ryan, L., Andrews-Hanna, J.R., & Grilli, M.D. (in press). Past and future episodic detail retrieval is reduced among clinically normal older adults at higher genetic risk for late-onset Alzheimer's disease. Neuropsychology.

Palmer, J.M., Grilli, M.D., Lawrence, A.V., Ryan, L. (2023). The impact of context on pattern separation for objects among younger and older APOE ε4 carriers and noncarriers. Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society, 29(5), 439-449. 


Grilli, M.D., & Sheldon, S. (2022). Autobiographical event memory and aging: Older adults get the gist. Trends in Cognitive Sciences, 26(12), 1079-1089.

Glisky, E.L., Woolverton, C.B., McVeigh, K.S., & Grilli, M.D. (2022). Episodic memory and executive function are differentially affected by retests but similarly affected by age in a longitudinal study of normally-aging older adults. Frontiers in Aging Neuroscience, 14, 863942

Matijevic, S., Andrews-Hanna, J.R., Wank, A.A., Ryan, L., & Grilli, M.D. (2022). Individual differences in the relationship between episodic detail generation and resting state functional connectivity vary with age. Neuropsychologia, 166, 108138. PMCID: PMC34968505

Ku, L., Allen, J.J.B., & Lai, V. T. (2022) Attention and regulation during emotional word comprehension in older adults: Evidence from event-related potentials and brain oscillations. Brain and Language, 227, 105086. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.bandl.2022.105086 


Grilli, M.D., Wank, A.A., Huentelman, M.J., & Ryan, L. (2021) Autobiographical memory fluency reductions in cognitively unimpaired middle-aged and older adults at increased risk for Alzheimer's disease dementia. Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society, 27 (9) 905-915. PMCID: PMC8319219

Van Etten, E.J., Bharadwaj, P.K., Hishaw, G.A., Huentelman, M.J., Trouard, T.P., Grilli, M.D., & Alexander, G.E. (2021). Influence of regional white matter hyperintensity volume and APOE ε4 status on hippocampal volume in healthy older adults. Hippocampus, 31, 469-480.

McAvan, A., Du, Y., Oyao, A., Doner, S., Grilli, M.D., Ekstrom, A. (2021). Older adults show reduced spatial precision but preserved strategy-use during spatial navigation involving body-based cues. Frontiers in Aging Neuroscience, 13, e129.

Wank, A.A., Andrews-Hanna, J.R., & Grilli, M.D. (2021). Searching for the past: Direct and generative retrieval of episodic autobiographical memories among young and cognitively normal older adults. Memory & Cognition, 49, 422-437 OSF: https://psyarxiv.com/hd749/ PMCID: PMC8609962

Stickel, A.M., McKinnon, A.C., Matijevic, S., Grilli, M.D., Ruiz, J., & Ryan, L. (2021). Apolipoprotein ɛ4 allele-based differences in brain volumes are largely uniform across late middle aged and older Hispanic/Latino- and non-Hispanic/Latino Whites without dementia. Frontiers in Aging Neuroscience. https://doi.org/10.3389/fnagi.2021.627322

Grilli, M.D., McVeigh, K.S., Wank, A.A., Hakim, Z.M., Getz, S.J., Levin, B.E., Ebner, N.C., & Wilson, R.C. (2021). Is this phishing? Older age is associated with greater difficulty discriminating between safe and malicious emails. Journal of Gerontology: Psychological Sciences, 76 (9), 1711-1715. PMCID: PMC8557838 


Acevedo-Molina, M.C., Novak, A., Gregoire, L., Mann, L., Andrews-Hanna, J.R., & Grilli, M.D. (2020). Emotion matters: The influence of emotion on episodic future thinking in young and older adults. Consciousness & Cognition. 85, 103023 

Wank, A.A., Moseley, S., Polsinelli, A.J., Andrews-Hanna, J.R., Glisky, E.L., Mehl, M.R., & Grilli, M.D. (2020). Eavesdropping on autobiographical memory: A naturalistic observation study of older adults' memory sharing in daily conversations. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 14, 238. PMCID: PMC7333665

Polsinelli, A., Mosley, S., Grilli, M.D., Glisky, E.L., Mehl, M.R. (2020). Natural, Everyday Language Use Provides a Window into the Integrity of Older Adults' Executive Functioning. Journal of Gerontology: Psychological Sciences, 75(9), e215-220.

Acevedo-Molina, M.C., Matijevic, S., & Grilli, M.D. (2020). Beyond episodic remembering: Elaborative retrieval of lifetime periods in young and older adults. Memory, 28(1), 83-93. PMCID: PMC6934901

Helm. P., Medrano, M., Allen, J.J.B., & Greenberg, J. (2020). Existential isolation, loneliness, depression, and suicide ideation in young adults. Journal of Social and Clinical Psychology, 39, 641-674.


Hou, M., Grilli, M. D., & Glisky, E. L. (2019). Self-reference enhances relational memory in young and older adults. Aging, Neuropsychology, and Cognition, 26(1), 105-120.

Strikwerda-Brown, C., Grilli, M.D., Andrews-Hanna, J.R, & Irish, M. (2019). 'All is not lost' - Rethinking the nature of memory and the self in dementia. Ageing Research Reviews, 54, 100932. 

Hou, M., Grilli, M.D., & Glisky, E.L. (2019). Self-reference enhances relational memory in young and older adults. Aging, Neuropsychology, & Cognition, 26(1), 105-120. 


Andrews-Hanna J. R., Grilli L., Irish M. (2018). “A review and reappraisal of the default network in normal aging and dementia,” in Oxford Encyclopedia of Psychology and Aging, eds Knight R. T., Neupert S. D., Anderson N. D., Wahl H. W., Pachana N. A., editors. (Oxford: Oxford University Press).

Bourassa, K. J., Ruiz, J. M., & Sbarra, D. A. (2018). Smoking and Physical Activity Explain the Increased Mortality Risk Following Marital Separation and Divorce: Evidence From the English Longitudinal Study of Ageing. Annals of Behavioral Medicine, kay038, 1-12.

Burke, S.N., Gaynor, L.S., Barnes, C.A., Bauer, R.M., Bizon, J.L., Roberson, E.D., Ryan, L. (2018) Shared Functions of Perirhinal and Parahippocampal Cortices: Implications for Cognitive Aging. Trends in Neurosciences, 41:349-359.

Comrie, A.E., Gray, D.T., Smith, A.C. and Barnes, C.A. (2018) Different macaque models of cognitive aging exhibit task-dependent behavioral disparities. Behavioral Brain Research, 344:110-119.

Cowen, S. L., Gray, D. T., Wiegand, J.-P. L., Schimanski, L. A., & Barnes, C. A. (2018). Age-associated changes in waking hippocampal sharp-wave ripples. Hippocampus.

Gray, D.T., Umapathy, L., Burke, S.N., Trouard, T.P. and Barnes, C.A. (2018) Tract-specific white matter correlates of age-related reward devaluation deficits in macaque monkeys.  Journal of Neuroimaging in Psychiatry & Neurology.

Greenberg, J., Helm, P., Maxfield, M., & Schimel, J. (2018).  How our mortal fate contributes to ageism: A terror management perspective. In T.D. Nelson (Ed.) Ageism: Stereotyping and Prejudice against Older Persons (2nd Edition) (pp. 105-132). Boston, Mass: MIT Press.

Grilli, M. D., Wank, A. A., Bercel, J. J., & Ryan, L. (2018). Evidence for Reduced Autobiographical Memory Episodic Specificity in Cognitively Normal Middle-Aged and Older Individuals at Increased Risk for Alzheimer’s Disease Dementia. Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society, 24(10), 1073-1083.

Grilli, M. D., Wank, A. A., Bercel, J. J., & Ryan, L. (2018). Evidence for Reduced Autobiographical Memory Episodic Specificity in Cognitively Normal Middle-Aged and Older Individuals at Increased Risk for Alzheimer’s Disease Dementia. Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society, 24(10), 1073-1083.

Grilli, M. D., Wank, A. A., Bercel, J. J., & Ryan, L. (2018). Evidence for Reduced Autobiographical Memory Episodic Specificity in Cognitively Normal Middle-Aged and Older Individuals at Increased Risk for Alzheimer’s Disease Dementia. Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society, 24(10), 1073-1083.

Grilli, M. D., Woolverton, C. B., Crawford, M. S., & Glisky, E. L. (2018).  Self-reference and emotional memory effects in older adults at increased genetic risk of Alzheimer’s disease.  Aging, Neuropsychology, and Cognition, 25, 186-199.

Irish, M., Goldberg, Z. L., Alaeddin, S., O’Callaghan, C., & Andrews-Hanna, J. R. (2018). Age-related changes in the temporal focus and self-referential content of spontaneous cognition during periods of low cognitive demand. Psychological Research, 1-14.

Memel, M., Woolverton, C. B., Bourassa, K., & Glisky, E. L. (2018). Working memory predicts subsequent episodic memory decline during healthy cognitive aging: evidence from a cross-lagged panel design. Aging, Neuropsychology, and Cognition, 1-20.

Kapellusch, A.J., Lester, A.W., Schwartz, B.A., Smith, A.C. and Barnes, C.A. (2018) Analysis of learning deficits in aged rats on the W-track continuous spatial alternation task.  Behavioral Neuroscience.

Kyle, C.T., Stokes, J., Bennett, J., Meltzer, J., Permenter, M.R., Vogt, J.A., Ekstrom, A.Barnes, C.A. (2018) Cytoarchitectonically-driven MRI atlas of nonhuman primate hippocampus: preservation of subfield volumes in aging. Hippocampus, 2017 Oct 26.

Ray, S., Corenblum, M.J., Annaduria, A., Reed, A., Ortiz, F.O., Zhang, D.D., Barnes, C.A. and Madhavan, L. (2018) A role for Nrf2 expression in defining the aging of hippocampal neural stem cells.  Cell Transplantation.

Stickel, A., Kawa, K., Walther, K., Glisky, E., Hackett, N., Huentelman, M., & Ryan, L. (2018). Age-modulated associations between KIBRA, brain volume, and verbal memory among healthy older adults. Frontiers in Aging Neuroscience, 9, 431.

Vitkus, L., Marrone, N., & Glisky, E. (2018).  Hearing loss and cognitive assessment.  In Fain, M., Mohler, J. & Weiss, B. D. (Eds), Elder care: A resource for interprofessional providers.  Arizona Center on Aging, College of Medicine, University of Arizona.


Leighton, S.C., Rodriguez, K.E., Nieforth, L.N., O'Haire, M.E. (2023). Service dogs for autistic children and family system functioning: a constant comparative analysis. Frontiers in Psychiatry, 14. https://doi.org/10.3389/fpsyt.2023.1210095 

O'Haire, M. E., Rodriguez, K. E., Nieforth, L. O., & Mao, A. R. (2023). Companion Animals in the Treatment of Autism Spectrum Disorder. In J. K. Smith & L. R. Johnson (Eds.), The Role of Companion Animals in the Treatment of Mental Disorders (pp. 103). American Psychiatric Publishing.


Sakhon, S., Edwards, K., Luongo, A., Murphy, M., & Edgin, J. (2018). Small Sets of Novel Words Are Fully Retained After 1-Week in Typically Developing Children and Down Syndrome: A Fast Mapping Study. Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society, 24(9), 955-965.

Spanò, G., Gómez, R. L., Demara, B. I., Alt, M., Cowen, S. L., & Edgin, J. O. (2018). REM sleep in naps differentially relates to memory consolidation in typical preschoolers and children with Down syndrome. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 115(46), 11844–11849.


Brondolo E., Kaur, A., Seavy R., Flores, M., & Collaborative Health Integration Research Program (CHIRP) DEI Writing Group, (in press). Anti-racism efforts in healthcare: A selective review from a social cognitive perspective. Policy Insights from the Behavioral and Brain Sciences.

Brondolo, E., Kaur, A., Flores, M., Systemic racism drives health disparities: Implications for policy. (in press). Social Issues and Policy Review

Guareña, L. A., Kamalyan, L., Watson, C. W. M., Karcher, K., Umlauf, A., Morgan, E., Moore, D., Ellis, R., Grant, I., Cherner, M., Moore, R.C., Zlatar, Z.Z., Heaton, R., & Marquine, M. J. (2023). Emotional health and its association with neurocognition in Hispanic and non-Hispanic White people with HIV. Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society, 1-11.

Flores, M., O'Neill, R. M., Boyd, S. M., Uchino, B.N., Ruiz, J. M., (2023). Examining between group differences in social network density and hs-CRP in older adults: Implications for the Hispanic Mortality Paradox. Psychosomatic Medicine.

Wolsiefer, K. J., Mehl, M. R., Moskowitz, G. B., Cagno, C. K., Zestcott, C. A., Tejeda-Padron, A., & Stone, S. (2023). Investigating the relationship between resident physician implicit bias and language use during a clinical encounter with Hispanic patients. Health Communication, 38, 124-132. doi.org/10.1080/10410236.2021.1936756

Carroll, E. M., Croft, A., & Walker, T. D. (2023). 2022 report on the workplace diversity and inclusion experiences of Arizona State Bar members. State Bar of Arizona.

Price, S.N., Hamann, H.A., Halaby, L., Trejo, J.I., Rogers, F.C., Weihs, K. (2023). Collaborative depression care sensitive to the needs of underserved patients with cancer: Feasibility, acceptability, and outcomes. Journal of Psychosocial Oncology, 22, 1-23. PMID: 37345874.

Arring, N., Friese, C.R., Ghosh, B., Titler, M., Hamann, H., Percac-Lima, S., Dobs, A.S., Naughton, M.J., Mishra, P., Simon, M.A., Chen, B., Paskett, E., Ploutz-Snyder, R., Quinn, M., Barton, D. (2023). Reaching populations to address disparities in cancer care delivery: Results from a six-site initiative. Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network, 21(5), 481-486. PMID: 37041010.


Webb, E. K., Bird, C. M., deRoon-Cassini, T. A., Weis, C. N., Huggins, A. A., Fitzgerald, J. M., Miskovich, T. A., Bennett, K. P., Krukowski, J., Torres, L., & Larson, C. L. (2022). Racial discrimination is associated with modified resting-state functional connectivity of salience network nodes in traumatically-injured adults. JAMA Network Open, 5, e2144759.

Lui, F.F., McRee, E., Coifman, J., Yu, C., Reyes, R., Stone, J., Lai, C. & Lyon, A.  (2022).  School Mental Health Professionals' Stereotype Knowledge and Implicit Bias toward Black and Latinx Youth.  Psychiatric Services, https://doi.org/10.1176/appi.ps.202100253

Tajeu, G.S., Juarez, L., Williams, J. H., Halanych, J., Stepanikova, I., Agne, A. A., Stone, J., & Cherrington, A. L. (2022).  Development of a Multicomponent Intervention to Decrease Racial Bias among Healthcare Staff. Journal of General Internal Medicine, 37(8), https://doi.org/10.1007/s11606-022-07464-x

Torres, T., Chase, D., Salani, R., Hamann, H., & Stone, J.  (2022).  Implicit biases in healthcare: Implications and future directions for gynecologic oncology. American Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology, 222 (1), 1-9.

Kamalyan, L., Guareña, L., Díaz-Santos, M., Suarez, P., Cherner, M., García Alcorn, M., . . . Marquine, M. Influence of Educational Background, Childhood Socioeconomic Environment, and Language Use on Cognition among Spanish-Speaking Latinos Living Near the US-Mexico Border. Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society. 2022; 1-15. doi:10.1017/S1355617721001028

Morlett-Paredes A., Guareña, L.A., Stickel, A., Schrairer, C., González, H.M. (2022). To Donate, or not to Donate, that is the Question: Latino Insights into Brain Donation. Alzheimer's Dement. 2022; 1- 7. https://doi.org/10.1002/alz.12755

Kučera, D. & Mehl, M. R. (2022). Beyond English: Considering language and culture in automatic text analysis. Frontiers in Psychology, 13, 819543. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2022.819543

Otto, M., Lubin, R., Rosenfield, D., Taylor, D.J., Birk, J., Espie, C., Shechter, A., Edmondson, D., Shepherd, J., Zvolensky, M. (2022). The Association Between Race- and Ethnicity-Related Stressors and Sleep: The Role of Rumination and Anxiety Sensitivity. SLEEP, 45(10), zsac117. https://doi.org/10.1093/sleep/zsac117

Messman, B. A., Wiley, J. F., Yap, Y., Tung, Y. C., Almeida, I. M., Dietch, J. R., Taylor, D. J., & Slavish, D. C. (2022). How much does sleep vary from night-to-night? A quantitative summary of intraindividual variability in sleep by age, gender, and racial/ethnic identity across eight-pooled datasets. Journal of Sleep Research, 31(6), e13680. https://doi.org/10.1111/jsr.13680

Carroll, E. M., Walker, T. D., & Croft, A. (2022). White Americans report more positive than negative affect after writing a personal diversity statement. Journal of Diversity in Higher Education. Advance online publication. https://doi.org/10.1037/dhe0000437

Torres, T., Chase, D.M., Salani, R., Hamann, H., Stone, J. (2022). Implicit biases in healthcare: Implications and future directions for gynecologic oncology. American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 227(1):1-9. PMID: 25026128.  

Marshall, C.A., Curran, M.A., Trejo, J., Gonzalez, A.A., Armin, J., Hamann, H.A., Badger, T.A., Garcia, F.A.R. (2021). The evolution of Un Abrazo Para La Familia: Implications for survivors of cancer. Journal of Cancer Education, 36(5), 1075-1080. PMID: 32239477.


Zestcott, C. A., Ruiz, J. M., Tietje, K. R., & Stone, J. (2021).  The relationship between racial prejudice and cardiovascular disease mortality risk at the state and county-level.  Annals of Behavioral Medicine, https://doi.org/10.1093/abm/kaab103

Price, S. N., Flores, M., Hamann, H. A., Ruiz, J.M., (2021). Ethnic differences in survival among lung cancer patients: a systematic review. Journal of the National Cancer Institute, Cancer Spectrum. Doi: https://doi.org/10.1093/jncics/pkab062

Flores, M., Ruiz, J. M., Butler, E. A., & Sbarra, D. A., (2021). Hispanic ethnic density may be protective for older Black/African American and non-Hispanic White populations for some health conditions: An exploration of support and neighborhood mechanisms. Annals of Behavioral Medicine. doi: 10.1093/abm/kaab014.

Carroll, E.M., Walker, T.D. and Croft, A. (2021), Diversifying the bench: Applying social cognitive theories to enhance judicial diversity. Soc Personal Psychol Compass, 15: e12580. https://doi.org/10.1111/spc3.12580

Flores, M., Ruiz, J. M., Butler, E. A., Sbarra, D. A., Garcia, D. O., ..., & Thomson C. A., (2021). Does the Hispanic mortality advantage vary by marital status among post-menopausal women in the Women's Health Initiative? Annals of Behavioral Medicine. doi:10.1093/abm/kaaa113.


Davenport, M. A., Landor, A. M., Zeiders, K. H., Sarsar, E. D., & Flores, M. (2020). Within-person associations between racial microaggressions and sleep among African American and Latinx young adults. Journal of Sleep Research. https://doi.org/10.1111/jsr.13226.

Flores, M., Ruiz, J. M., Goans, C., Butler, E. A., Uchino, B.N., Hirai, M., ..., & Smith, T. W. (2020). Racial-ethnic differences in social networks and support: Measurement considerations, and implications for disparities research. Cultural Diversity and Ethnic Minority Psychology. 26(2):189-199. doi:10.1037/cdp0000283


Stickel, A., McKinnon, A., Ruiz, J., Grilli, M.D., & Ryan, L. (2019). The impact of cardiovascular risk factors on cognition in Hispanics and non-Hispanic Whites. Learning & Memory, 26, 235-244. 


Breathett, K., A., L., Helmkamp, L., Colborn, K., L. Daugherty, S., Blair, I. V., Jones, J., Khazanie, P., Mazimba, S., McEwen, M., Stone, J., Calhoun, E., K. Sweitzer, N. N., Peterson, P. (2018). Temporal trends in contemporary use of ventricular assist devices by race and ethnicity. Circulation: Heart Failure. 11.

Cabeza de Baca, T., Durazo, E. M., & Rodriguez, F. (2018). Achieving optimal cardiovascular health: A social epidemiological approach. Current epidemiology reports.

Cabeza de Baca, T., Wojcicki, J. M., Epel, E. & Adler, N. A. (2018). Lack of partner impacts newborn health through maternal depression: A study of low income immigrant Latina women. Midwifery, 64, 63-68.

Hernandez, R., Gonzalez, H. M., Tarraf, W., Moskowitz, J. T., Carnethon, M. R., Gallo, L. C., Penedo, F. J., Isasi, C. R., Ruiz, J. M., Arguelles, W., Buelna, C., Davis, S., Gonzalez, F., McCurley, J. L., Wu, D., & Daviglus, M. L. (2018). The association of disposition optimism and life’s simple 7’s cardiovascular health index: results from the Hispanic Community Health Study/Study of Latinos (HCHS/SOL) sociocultural ancillary study (SCAS). BMJ Open.

Marshall CA, Curran MA, Brownmiller G, Solarte A, Armin J, Hamann HA, Crist JD, Niemelä M, Badger TA, Weihs KL. (2018) Oregon's Familias en Acción replicates benefits for underserved cancer co-survivors through Un Abrazo Para la Familia. Psychooncology. 2018 Oct;27(10):2405-2411.

Ruiz, J. M.Sbarra, D., & Steffen, P. (2018). The impact of the Hispanic paradox on stress psychophysiology: a review with conceptual considerations and a call for research.  International Journal of Psychophysiology.

Ruiz, J.M.Sbarra, D.A., & Steffen, P.R. (2018). Hispanic ethnicity, stress psychophysiology and paradoxical health outcomes: A review with conceptual considerations and a call for research. International Journal of Psychophysiology, 31, 24-29

Tajeu, G. S., Halanych, J., Juarez, L., Stepanikova, I., Stone, J., Green, A., and Cherrington, A. L. (2018). Association of healthcare worker race and occupation with implicit and explicit racial bias.  Journal of the National Medical Association, 110 (5), 464-472.

Valdez, L. A., Flores, M., Garcia, D. O., Ruiz, J. M., Oren, E., & Carvajal, S. (2018). Gender and cultural adaptations for diversity: a systematic review of alcohol and substance abuse interventions for Latino males. Substance use and misuse, 53, 1608-1623.

Valdez, L. A., Garcia, D. O., Ruiz, J., Oren, E., & Carvajal, S. (2018). Exploring Structural, Sociocultural, and Individual Barriers to Alcohol Abuse Treatment Among Hispanic Men. American Journal of Men's Health, 12(6), 1948-1957.

Marshall, C.A., Curran, M.A., Brownmiller, G., Solarte, A., Armin, J., Hamann, H.A., Crist, J.D., Niemala, M., Badger, T.A., Weihs, K.L. (2018). Oregon's Familias en Accion replicates benefits for underserved cancer co-survivors through Un Abrazo Para la Familia. Psychooncology, 27(10), 2405-2411.


Sullivan, D., Palitsky, R., Young, I., & Schmitt, H. (2019). Religion, community, and the construction of identity. In C. Routledge & K. Vail (Eds.), The science of religion, spirituality, and existentialism. Elsevier.


Lifshin, U., Greenberg, J., & Sullivan, D. (2018). Religiosity and support for killing animals: Evidence of a curvilinear relationship. Anthrozoös, 31, 695-709.

Lifshin, U., Greenberg, J., Soenke, M., Darrell, A., & Pyszczynski, T. (2018). Mortality salience, religiosity, and indefinite life extension: Evidence of a reciprocal relationship between afterlife beliefs and support for forestalling death. Religion, Brain & Behavior, 8(1), 31-43.

Pelham, B., Shimizu, M., Arndt, J., Carvallo, M. R., Solomon, S. & Greenberg, J. (2018). Searching for God: Illness related mortality threats and religious search volume in Google in 16 nations. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin44(3), 290-303.

Schindler, S., Phattheicher, S., & Greenberg, J. (2018).  An existential perspective on the psychological function of shamans.  Behavioral and Brain Sciences.


MacArthur, H. J., Cundiff, J. L., & Mehl, M. R. (2020). Estimating the prevalence of gender-biased language in undergraduates' everyday speech. Sex Roles, 82, 81-93. doi.org/10.1007/s11199-019-01033-z


Meier, T., Boyd, R. L., Mehl, M. R., Milek, A., Pennebaker, J. W., Martin, M., ... . Horn, A. B. (2020). Stereotyping in the digital age: Male language is "ingenious", female language is "beautiful" - and popular. PLOS ONE, 15(12), e0243637. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0243637


Toomey, R. B., Syvertsen, A. K., & Flores, M. (2019). Suicide-related behaviors among sexual minority youth: Internal and external supports to reduce risk. The Journal of Youth and Adolescence. 48, 788-801. doi: 10.1007/s10964.


Block, K., Croft, A., & Schmader, T. (2018). Worth less? Why men (and women) devalue care-oriented careers. Frontiers in Psychology, 9, 1353.

Carter, A. J., Croft, A., Lukas, D., & Sandstrom, G. M. (2018). Women’s visibility in academic seminars: Women ask fewer questions than men. PloS one13.

Croft, A., Schmader, T., & Block, K. (2018). Life in the balance: Are women’s possible selves constrained by men’s domestic involvement? Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin.

Helm, P., Rothschild, L., Greenberg, J., & Croft, A. (2018). Explaining the sex difference in existential isolation research. Personality and Individual Differences134, 283-288.

Stewart, J.L., & Allen, J.J.B. (2018). Resting frontal brain asymmetry is linked to future depressive symptoms in women.  Biological Psychology, 136, 161-167.

Walker T. D. (2018) Fixing What's Wrong with How Universities Adjudicate Sexual Misconduct Claims:  How Procedural Change Can Encourage Cooperation. Wisconsin Law Review 111. 


Smith, R., Steklis, H.D., Steklis, N., Weihs, K.L., Allen, J.J.B, & Lane, R.D. (2022). Lower emotional awareness is associated with greater early adversity and faster life history strategy. Evolutionary Behavioral Sciences. https://doi.org/10.1037/ebs0000282

Huggins, A. A., McTeague, L. M., Davis, M. M., Bustos, N., Crum, K., Polcyn, R., Adams, Z. W., Carpenter, L. A., Hajcak, G., Halliday, C. A., Joseph, J. E., & Danielson, C. K. (2022). Neighborhood disadvantage associated with blunted amygdala reactivity to predictable and unpredictable threat in a community sample of youth. Biological Psychiatry: Global Open Science, 2, 242-252.


Webb, E. K., Weis, C. N., Huggins, A. A., Fitzgerald, J. M., Bennett, K. P., Bird, C., Parisi, E. A., Kallenbach, M., Krukowski, J., deRoon-Cassini, T. A., & Larson, C. L. (2021). Neural impact of neighborhood socioeconomic disadvantage in traumatically-injured adults. Neurobiology of Stress, 15, 100385.

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