LabNews

September 13, 2019

SPSP Presentations

Congratulations to all of our lab members who had presentations accepted at SPSP 2020! New Orleans, here we come!

Abdul Karim, M. F. & Ashburn-Nardo, L., (February 2020). African Americans’ Negative Reactions toward In-group Résumé Whiteners. Poster to be presented at the annual convention of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology conference. New Orleans, LA.

 

Beecham, J.G., Pietri, E. S., Johnson, I. R., & Ashburn-Nardo, L. (2020, February). Can biracial women act as effective role models for Black women in STEM? Talk to be presented at Society for Personality and Social Psychology Conference, New Orleans, Louisiana.

Cundiff, J. L., & Mosier, A. E. (2020, February). Unintended costs of women-exclusive opportunity-enhancement programs. Poster to be presented at the annual convention of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology, New Orleans, LA.​

 

Johnson, I. R. & Pietri, E. S. (February 2020). Will the real ally please stand up: Promoting perceptions of allyship among Black and White women in STEM environments. Talk to be given at the 21st Annual Meeting of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology. New Orleans, LA.

 

Lewis, A. N, Trujillo, L., & Pietri, E. (February 2019). Intersectional Allies: Exploring Whether Non-White Women Act as Allies and Promote Belonging for Black Women. Paper to be presented at the annual conference of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology. New Orleans, LA.

September 13, 2019

JSI Publication

​Congratulations to our RA, Keshia, on the publication of her honors thesis in the Journal of Social Issues with Eva, Leslie, and their collaborator Katie Wang! Way to go!

Wang, K., Walker, K., Pietri, E., & Ashburn-Nardo, L. (in press). Consequences of confronting patronizing help for people with disabilities: Do target gender and disability type matter? Journal of Social Issues.

June 11, 2019

JESP Publication

​Congratulations to Eva, Montana, Arielle, and India on a new paper at JESP!

 

 Pietri, E. S., Drawbaugh, M. L., Lewis, A. N., & Johnson, I. R., (in press). Who encourages Latina women to feel a sense of identity-safety in STEM? Journal of Experimental Social Psychology.

Rock on, E et al.!

 

June 11, 2019

New SPPS Editoral Board Member

​Congratulations to Eva, who was tapped to serve on the Editorial Board for SPPS!

March 27, 2019

Weary Syposium at OSU

Arielle and Eva have a talk accepted at the Weary symposium at OSU this summer!

 

Lewis, A. N. & Pietri, E. S. (2019, June). An examination of intersectional organizational identity-safety cues for Black women. Paper to be presented at the Ohio State University Weary Symposium on Diversity and Social Identity, Columbus, OH. 

 

Even better, this was accepted via competition as an early career talk, meaning they’ll cover Arielle’s expenses! Way to go! Free=awesome.

 

Congrats to Arielle and Eva!

March 18, 2019

MPA Diversity Travel Awards

Congratulations to Virginia and Arielle, who both won MPA Diversity Travel Awards! Way to go!

March 13, 2019

GPEG Travel Award

Congratulations to Montana, who both was selected to receive a Graduate and Professional Education Grant (GPEG) through IUPUI's Graduate and Professional Student Government (GPSG) to cover travel expenses to MPA! Rock on!

January 31, 2019

SPSSI Presentation

Congratulations to Arielle and Eva for their acceptance to present at the Society for the
Psychological Study of Social Issues conference this summer. San Diego here we come!

Lewis, A., Pietri, E. (June 2019). “Who will do?”: Predicting Effective Identity Safety-Cues for Latinas. Paper to be presented in Trujillo L. & Stockdale M.S. (chairs) “"Gender and Race Matter in Promoting STEM Inclusivity" symposium at the Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues Annual Conference. San Diego, CA. 

January 23, 2019

PWQ Publication

​Congratulations to Eva (and our friend India!) on their recent acceptance at Psych of Women Quarterly!

 

Johnson, I. R., Pietri, E. S., Fullilove, F., & Mowrer, S. (in press). Exploring identity-safety cues and allyship among Black women students in STEM environments. Psychology of Women Quarterly. ​

 

Rock on, E!

January 16, 2019

MPA Presentations

Congratulations! The PSIA lab had many presentations accepted at the Midwestern Psychological Association conference. Chicago here we come!

Grabowski, M., Ashburn-Nardo, L., & Pietri, E. (2019, April) Mental Images of Non- and Ex-Offending Job Applicants. Oral presentation presented at: 91st Midwestern Psychological Association Annual Meeting. Chicago, IL.

Rhodes, V., Pietri, E. S., Ashburn-Nardo, L., Varma-Nelson, P. (2019, April). Increasing Women's Self-Efficacy Through Naturally Embedded Peer Role Models. Paper to be presented at the Midwestern Psychological Association's Conference, Chicago, IL. 

Lewis, A. N., & Pietri, E. S. (2019, April). "Is she good enough?": Examining intersectional identity safety-cues for Black women. Paper to be presented at the annual Midwestern Psychological Association's Conference, Chicago, IL. 

Beecham, J., Drawbaugh, M. L., Grabowski, M., & Devine, D. J. (2019, April). Deliberation Quality and the Likelihood of Conviction on Irrelevant Charges. Poster to be presented at the conference of the Midwestern Psychological Society. Chicago, IL. 

Drawbaugh, M. L., & Williams, J. R. (2019, April). Supervisor Implicit Person Theory and Behaviors on Performance Appraisal Outcomes. Talk to be presented at the conference of the Midwestern Psychological Society. Chicago, IL 

January 01, 2019

APS - Eva's a Rising Star!

We already knew she’s a rising star, but now APS has made it official!

 

https://www.psychologicalscience.org/redesign/wp-content/uploads/2018/12/January_OBS_2019-Online.pdf

ROCK ON, Eva!

November 29, 2018

SIOP Symposia Accepted!

Congrats to Eva and Dom for their symposium being accepted to SIOP!

Gender and Racial Disparities in STEM: Finding and Addressing the Pipeline Leaks (Burrows, Pietri & Johnson)  To be presented: Thursday, April 04, 2019 @ 12:00 PM - 1:20 PM Loc: Chesapeake J-L

Dom is also co-chairing another symposium (with former IUPUI Professor Alex Lilndsey) accepted at SIOP.

 

Novel Perspectives on Leveraging Diversity in Organizations (Co-chairing with Alex) To be presented: Thursday, April 04, 2019 @ 3:30 PM - 4:50 PM Loc: Chesapeake A-C

November 21, 2018

SIOP Small Grant

We just learned from our collaborator, India Johnson, that our SIOP small grant submission was funded!

 

Johnson, I. R. (PI), Pietri, E. S., Ashburn-Nardo, L., & Mowrer, S. (2019-2020). An empirical investigation of allyship and intersectionality to signal identity safety for stigmatized individuals in the workplace. Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology Small Grant Program. $5200. 

 

This funding will be a great help toward a larger NSF proposal and is a neat marriage of India’s and Eva’s work in intersectionality and identity safety signals and Leslie's work in allyship.

November 12, 2018

SPSP Grad Student Poster Award Finalist

Congratulations to Montana who selected as a finalist for SPSP's Grad Student Poster Award. She will represent the lab at SPSP for a final round of reviews. Rock on!  

November 06, 2018

IUPUI Grad Office Travel Fellowship

Congratulations to Jasmine, who was awarded an IUPUI Graduate Office Travel Fellowship to support her attending SPSP in spring! 

September 27, 2018

SPSP Feature on ASOP Program

The ASOP Program received great PR in the SPSP newsletter! Check it out at the following link:

http://spsp.org/news-center/member-newsletters/9-27-18/applied-social-organizational-psychology

September 07, 2018

SPSP Presentations

Congratulations! The PSIA lab had many presentations accepted at the Society of Personality and Social Psychology. Portland here we come!

 

Beecham, J. G., Pietri, E. S., Johnson, I. R., & Ashburn-Nardo, L. (2019, February). Can biracial women act as effective role models for Black women in STEM? Poster to be presented at the Society for Personality and Social Psychology Conference, Portland, Oregon.

 

Burrows, D., Pietri, E., & Johnson, I. (February 2019). How can organizations promote Black women to trust mentors with different identities?Poster submitted to be presented at the annual meeting of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology, Portland, OR.

 

Colvin V. & Pietri, E.S. (2019, February). Increasing Women’s Awareness of Gender Bias Encourages Their Identification with Women Business Leader. Poster to be presented at Annual Convention of the Society Personality and Social Psychology, Portland, Oregon.

 

Drawbaugh, M. L., Ashburn-Nardo, L., & Pietri, E. S. (2019, February). Penalties Against Working Mothers and Voluntarily Childfree Working Women. Poster to be presented at the annual conference of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology. Portland, OR.

 

Jewell, D. E. & Smith, C.V. (2019, February). Another problem with the F-word? Experimental evidence of interpersonal consequences for men who self-identify as feminists. Talk to be given at the 20th annual meeting of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology, Portland, OR.

 

Wang, K., Walker, K., Pietri, E. S., & Ashburn-Nardo, L. (February, 2019). Consequences of confronting patronizing help for people with disabilities: Do target gender and disability type matter? Talk presented at the 20th annual meeting of Society for Personality and Social Psychology, Portland, OR.

Eva is also co-hosting the Attitudes and Social Influence Pre-Conference at SPSP this year!

(see http://meeting.spsp.org/preconferences/attitudes

September 06, 2018

SPSP Travel Awards

Congratulations to Dom and Jasmine, who both won SPSP Travel Awards! Way to go!

August 26, 2018

JPSP Publication

More good news! Eva and colleagues just got accepted at Journal of Personality and Social Psychology:

 

Neise, Z. A., Libby, L., K., Fazio, R. H., Eibach, R., P., & Pietri, E., S. (In Press). Does the Future Look Bright? Processing Style Determines the Impact of Valence Weighting Biases and Self-Beliefs on Expectations. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology. 

Rock on, Eva!

July 25, 2018

Sex Roles Publication

Good news to share: Eva and team just got accepted at Sex Roles for some of their VIDS work!

 

Pietri, E. S., Hennes, E. P., Dovidio, J. F., Brescoll, A., Moss-Racusin, C. A. & Handelsman, J. (in press). Addressing Unintended Consequences of Gender Diversity Interventions on Women's Sense of Belonging in STEM. Sex Roles.​

July 06, 2018

IUPUI SEIRI Seed Grant

Dr. Pietri and Dr. Ashburn-Nardo recently learned that their IUPUI SEIRI seed grant, in collaboration with Dr. Snehasis Mukhopadhyay of Computer Science, was funded! This is an internal grant of $29,500 titled Peer Assistant Role Models in a Graduate Computer Science Course. They hope to use their findings from this project to support a larger NSF application in the future.

June 22, 2018

Invited Symposium

Eva’s is part of an invited symposium organized by Jessica Remedios of Tufts University

Pietri, E. S.  (2018, October). The importance of scientists’ race and gender for encouraging Black women’s belonging and comfort in STEM environments. Talk presented as part of an invited symposium at the Society for Experimental Social Psychology, Seattle, Washington. 

 

Rock on, Eva!

April 22, 2018

Feature & Recognition

Eva’s work was featured on the SPSP Blog: 

http://www.spsp.org/news-center/blog/gender-stem-diversity

 

In addition, her co-author Erin Hennes recently won the Faculty Research Award from the Center for Research on Diversity and Inclusion (CRDI) at Purdue University for work they conducted collaboratively:

 

Hennes, E. P., Pietri, E. S., Moss-Racusin, C. A., Mason, K. A., Dovidio, J. F., Brescoll, A., & Handelsman, J. (2018). Increasing the perceived malleability of gender bias using a modified Video Intervention for Diversity in STEM (VIDS). Group Processes & Intergroup Relations.

 

Rock on, Eva!

February 17, 2018

GPIR Publication

Congratulations! Dr. Pietri and her colleagues had a new paper accepted for publication in the Group Processes & Intergroup Relations Journal! 

 

 

Hennes, E. P., Pietri, E. S., Moss-Racusin, C. A., Mason, K. A., Dovidio, J. F., Brescoll, A., & Handelsman, J. (2018). Increasing the perceived malleability of gender bias using a modified Video Intervention for Diversity in STEM (VIDS). Group Processes & Intergroup Relations.

January 01, 2018

MPA Presentations

Congratulations! The PSIA lab had many presentations accepted at Midwestern Psychological Association Conference. Chicago here we come!

 

Majid, S., & Pietri, E.S. (2018, April). Exploring video versus written role model presentations for Black women. Poster to be presented at the Midwestern Psychological Conference, Chicago, Illinois.

 

Maric, D., & Pietri, E.S. (2018, April). Video versus written narratives as diversity interventions. Poster to be presented at the Midwestern Psychological Conference, Chicago, Illinois.

 

Ozgumus, E., & Pietri, E.S. (2018, April). Group Gender Composition as an Identity-Safe Cue During Diversity Trainings. Talk to be presented at the Midwestern Psychological Conference, Chicago, Illinois.

December 18, 2017

PWQ Publication

Congratulations! Dr. Pietri and her colleagues (Dr. India Johnson, former student and PSIA member, Ezgi Ozgumus, and Dr. Johnson) had a new paper accepted for publication in the Psychology of Women Quarterly Journal! 

 

Pietri, E. S., Johnson, I. R., *Ozgumus, E., & Young, A. I. (In press). Maybe she is relatable: Increasing women’s awareness of gender bias encourages their identification with female scientists. Psychology of Women Quarterly.

September 01, 2017

SPSP Presentations

Congratulations! The PSIA lab had many presentations accepted at the Society of Personality and Social Psychology. Atlanta here we come!

 

Pietri, E. S.  (2018, March). Media Matters: Using video interventions to address gender bias in STEM. Invited Talk to be presented at the Gender Preconference at the Society for Personality and Social Psychology, Atlanta Georgia. 

 

Pietri, E.S. & Johnson, I. R. (2018, March). When do White female leaders function as role models for Black women? Talk to be presented at the Society for Personality and Social Psychology Conference, Atlanta, Georgia.

 

Johnson I. R., & Pietri, E.S. (2018, March). An ally you say: Allyship as a tool to signal identity-safety for Black women. Talk to be presented at the Society for Personality and Social Psychology Conference, Atlanta, Georgia.

 

Ozgumus, E. & Pietri, E.S. (2018, March). Consequences of Gender Composition During a Diversity Intervention. Poster to be presented at the Society for Personality and Social Psychology Conference, Atlanta, Georgia.

July 01, 2017

JESP Publication

Congratulations! Dr. Pietri and her colleagues had a new paper accepted in the Journal of Experimental Psychology: Applied.

 

 

Moss-Racusin, C. A., Pietri, E. S., Hennes, E. P., Dovidio, J. F., Brescoll, V. L., Roussos, G., Handelsman, J., (in press). Reducing STEM Gender Bias with VIDS (Video Interventions for Diversity in STEM). Journal of Experimental Psychology: Applied

July 01, 2017

JESP Publication

Congratulations! Dr. Pietri and her colleagues (Dr. India Johnson, and former student and PSIA member, Ezgi Ozgumus) had a new paper accepted in the Journal of Experimental Social Psychology. 

Pietri, E.S., Johnson, I. R, & *Ozgumus, E., (in press). One size may not fit all: Exploring how the intersection of race and gender and stigma consciousness predict effective identity-safe cues for Black women. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology.

June 01, 2017

JESP Publication

Congratulations! Dr. Pietri and her colleagues had a new paper accepted in the Journal of Experimental Social Psychology.

 

Rocklage, M. D. Pietri, E. S. & Fazio, R. H. (2017). The weighting of positive vs. negative valence and its impact on the formation of social relationships. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 73, 65-75.  

May 01, 2017

SPSP Grant

Exciting news! Dr. Pietri and her colleague, Dr. India Johnson, received a small grant from the Society of Personality and Social Psychology.

 

Society for Personality and Social Psychology, Small Research Grant Program. “An ally you say? Framing role models as allies to promote belonging among women of color in science, technology, engineering, and math.” (PI: India R. Johnson; co-PI: Evava S. Pietri, Amount: $1,500) June 2017- June 2018. 

April 01, 2017

WCI Grant

Exciting news! Dr. Pietri and her colleague, Dr. Peggy Stockdale, received a Welcoming Campus Initiative grant from IUPUI Office of the Chancellor.

Welcoming Campus Initiative IUPUI Office of the Chancellor. “Department Workshops for Gender Equity and Inclusion” (PI and Project Leader: Peggy Stockade, Co-PI: Evava S. Pietri; Amount: $30,000) July 2017-June 2018.

January 01, 2017

Poster Award

Exciting news! Charles Chu won SPSP student poster award. Congratulations Charles!!

 

Chu, C., Murrar, S., Pietri, E., & Rosen, R. The effect of diversity intervention media format (visual vs. written) on attitudes toward minorities. Accepted to the 2017 Annual Convention of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology. San Antonio, Texas.

January 01, 2017

MPA Talks

January, 2017: Congratulations! The lab had multiple talks accepted at the Midwestern Psychological Association conference this year!

 

Ozgumus, E., Pietri, E. S., & Cundiff, J.L. (2017, April) Using Compelling Vignettes to Demonstrate Unfair Treatment in STEM Classrooms. Talk to be presented at the Midwestern Psychological Association Conference, Chicago, Illinois.  
 
Johnson, I. R., & Pietri, E.S. (2017, April). I’m with her: Endorsing allies promotes WOC’s belonging in STEM.  Talk to be presented at the Midwestern Psychological Conference, Chicago, Illinois. 
 
Pietri, E.S. (2017, April). Modifying women’s perceptions of female scientists with gender bias information. Invited talk to be presented at the Midwestern Psychological Conference, Chicago, Illinois. 
 
Zoeller, D., & Pietri, E.S. (2017, April). Do positive female scientist role models decrease collective action intentions? Poster to be presented at the Midwestern Psychological Conference, Chicago, Illinois.

November 01, 2016

Poster Award Finalist

Exciting news! Charles Chu is a finalist for the SPSP student poster award. Good luck to Charles!!

November 01, 2016

SIOP Talks

Congratulations! The lab had multiple talks accepted at the Society for Industrial-Organizational Psychology (SIOP) conference this year!

 

Pietri, E.S., Johnson, I.R., & Ozgumus, E., (2017, April). Encouraging Black women’s trust and comfort at STEM companies. Talk to be presented at Annual Convention of the Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology. Orlando, Florida.

 

Pietri, E.S., Moss-Racusin, C.A., Hennes, E.P., Dovidio, J.F., Brescoll, V.L., & Handelsman, J. (2017, April). A multiple component intervention to address gender bias in STEM. Talk to be presented at Annual Convention of the Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology. Orlando, Florida.

 

Chu, C. & Pietri, E. The effect of diversity intervention media format on racial attitudes. Accepted to the 2017 Annual Convention of the Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology. Orlando, Florida.

September 01, 2016

SPSP Travel Award

Congratulations to Ezgi Ozgumus, who won the SPSP Student Travel Award! Way to go Ezgi!

September 01, 2016

Publication

Congratulations! Dr. Pietri and colleagues had a paper accepted for publication!
Pietri, E.S., Dovidio, J. D., & Fazio, R. H. (in press). Recalibrating valence weighting Tendencies as a means of reducing anticipated discomfort with an interracial interaction. Group Processes and Intergroup Relations.

September 01, 2016

SPSP Poster Presentations

Congratulations! Ezgi Ozgumus, Charles Chu, Dr. Pietri had posters accepted for the Society of Personality and Social Psychology Annual Conference.

September 01, 2016

Publication

Congratulations! Dr. Pietri and colleagues had a paper accepted for publication!
Pietri, E. S., Moss-Racusin, C. A., Dovidio, J. F., Guha, D., Roussos, G., Brescoll, V. L., Handelsman, J. (in press). Using Video to Increase Gender Bias Literacy Toward Women in Science. Psychology of Women Quarterly.

September 01, 2016

Spencer Grant

Congratulations! Dr. Pietri and collaborator Dr. India Johnson received a grant from the Spencer Foundation to explore the importance race and gender for successful role models in STEM.

April 01, 2016

Ph.D. Program - Currently Accepting Students

Exciting news! IUPUI has a new doctoral program in Applied Social and Organizational Psychology (ASOP). Dr. Pietri will be accepting new students for fall 2020.

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