Bettina Spencer

Associate Professor of Psychology, Saint Mary’s College, Notre Dame



Bettina Spencer is Associate Professor of Psychology at Saint Mary’s College, Notre Dame. As a Social Psychologist, her research examines the impact of stereotyping & prejudice on stigmatized groups and is particularly focused in the intersection of gender and social class, mainly how stereotypes about low-income women influence real-world outcomes. Additionally, she works on issues of stereotype threat, dehumanization, intergroup relations, and the impact of single-sex environments on college-aged women. She regularly teaches Social Psychology, Research Methods, Stereotyping & Prejudice, and Psychology of Violence in the departments of Psychology, and Gender and Women’s Studies.

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Thank you, sponsors!

We are so pleased to announce the following sponsors for our October conference!

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ISPP Small Grant Award

We are pleased that the International Society for Political Psychology has awarded "Mentoring Conferences for New Research on Gender in Political Psychology" one of their Small Grants to further the goals of ISPP.

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participantsMeet the Organizers

Monica Schneider and Angie Bos

Monica is an Asst. Professor at Miami University (Ohio) and Angie is an Asst. Professor at the College of Wooster. They have been friends and collaborators since they first met at the University of Minnesota where they both completed the interdisciplinary Ph.D. minor in political psychology and focused their dissertation research on gender and political psychology.

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