Geoffrey L. Cohen

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Office Location:

CERAS, Room 224 & Jordan Hall, Room 242

Office Hours:

By Appointment

Office phone number:

(650) 724-4602

Primary Areas of Focus:

Social Psychology & Educational Interventions

Research Summary: 

How people protect and maintain identity.

Social psychological intervention.

Psychological impediments to open-mindedness.

Belief formation and change.

Under-performance, social conflict, and inequality.

Stigma, discrimination, and health.


Ph.D Psychology, Stanford University, 1998

Courses Taught:

Social Psychology and Social Change

Pro-seminar on Research and Practice in Education (EDUC 393)