Eileen Zurbriggen

Professor of Psychology, University of California, Santa Cruz

Eileen Zurbriggen is Professor of Psychology at the University of California, Santa Cruz.  She graduated magna cum laude Michigan State University with a B.S. in Zoology (1983) ad M.S. in Computer Science (1986).  She received her Masters in Cognitive Psychology from the University of Michigan in 1994 and her Ph.D. in Personal Psychology in 1997.  Her research focuses on understanding the causes and consequences of behaviors that connect power and sexuality, from the most traumatic (e.g., sexualized torture, rape, childhood sexual abuse) to those with less obvious negative consequences (e.g., the sexual objectification of women, the use of children as nude models in art photography), as well as the intrapsychic and interpersonal aspects of connections between power, gender, and sexuality.  Her work has been featured in prominent journals of psychology including, Psychological Trauma, Psychology of Women Quarterly, and Feminism and Psychology.

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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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