Papal Support for Women Under Uncertainty: Changing Perceptions of Women in Religious Leadership Positions in the Roman Catholic Church.
I’m interested in researching stereotype content, prejudice, attitude change, and leadership. In my research, I attempt to merge these interests by examining marginalized groups in a leadership context in an attempt to improve perceptions of their leadership efficacy and support – two elements which are paramount to their success.
Byers S. M., Estrada D., Sherburne, B., Gaffney, A. M., & Hackett, J. D. (2018, July). Trumping group threat: The relationship between threat, conservatism, and political zealotry during the 2016 U.S presidential campaign season. Poster session presented at the annual meeting of the International Society of Political Psychology, San Antonio, TX.