Professional Presentations

Paper Presentations

     Kemmelmeier, M. (2004, August). What's in a grade? Academic success and political orientation. Paper submitted to Annual Meeting of the American Sociological Association, San Francisco, CA.

     Jambor, E., & Kemmelmeier, M. (2004, April). Attitudes toward the deaf: Examining the structure of prejudice toward an understudied group. Paper to be presented at the Symposium on The Twenty-First Annual Claremont Symposium on Applied Social Psychology "Stigma and group inequality: Social psychological approaches", Claremont, CA.

     Kemmelmeier, M. (2004, April). Can different racial biases cancel each other out?: The role of social dominance orientation in whites' simulated juror decision making. Paper to be presented at the annual meeting of the Rocky Mountain Psychological Association, Reno, NV.

     Kemmelmeier, M, & Brown, A. (2002, July). Political Actors and Identities: The Cultural Construction of Whiteness in the U.S. Paper at the Annual Scientific Meeting of the International Society of Political Psychology, Seattle, Washington.

     Kemmelmeier, M., & Haag, I. P. (2002, May). Individualism and affirmative action: The interactive nature of self-construals and group interest in shaping perceptions of justice. Paper to be presented at the Annual Meeting of the Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL.

     Kemmelmeier, M., & Cameron, J. A. (2001, October). Motivated racial cognition: Power and implicit goals to enhance or attenuate social hierarchy. Informal paper at the Annual Meeting of the Society of Experimental Social Psychology, Spokane, WA.

     Hilton, D. J., Bonnefon, J.-F., & Kemmelmeier, M. (2001, June). Pragmatics at Work: Formulation and Interpretation of Conditional Instructions. Paper at the Annual Meeting of the Cognitive Science Society, Edinburgh, UK.

     Kemmelmeier, M. (2000, August). Individualism and opposition to affirmative action: Evidence from priming experiments. Paper at the Annual Meeting of the American Sociological Association, Washington, DC.

     Kemmelmeier, M. (2000, July). The agenda setting hypothesis revisited: When priming effects increase with political involvement. Paper at the Annual Scientific Meeting of the International Society of Political Psychology, Seattle, Washington.

     Kemmelmeier, M., Cantor, N., Danielson, C., & Basten, J. (2000, July). What you always wanted to know about your GPA in college, but what you never dared to ask: Academic success and the institutional reproduction of sociopolitical ideology. Paper at the Annual Scientific Meeting of the International Society of Political Psychology, Seattle, Washington.

     Kemmelmeier, M., Cantor, N., Danielson, C., Basten, J., & Sproeber, N. (2000, May). Pursuing one's personal identity by being a group member: College students in extracurricular activities. Paper at the Annual Meeting of the Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL.

     Kemmelmeier, M. (2000, March). Maintaining the societal order: Hierarchy, prejudice, and discrimination. Paper at the Small Group Meeting "The psychology of domination: Social structure, reproduction and change" of the European Association of Experimental Social Psychology, Grenoble, France.

     Kemmelmeier, M. (1999, September). National identity and the reproduction of independent self-construals in the U.S. Paper at the Conference of the Self, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI.

     Kemmelmeier, M., & Winter, D. G. (1999, July). One nation, but divisible: American national symbols and discrimination against 'un-American' compatriots. Paper presented at the Annual Scientific Meeting of the International Society of Political Psychology, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

     Kemmelmeier, M., Janutis, S., & Gloshen, R. L. (1999, April). Who engages in self-enhancement?: Gender, self-construals, and the better-than-average effect. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL.

     Kemmelmeier, M., & Cameron, J. A. (1999, April). Power and prejudice: Contextual and individual factors interacting in racial bias. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the British Psychological Society, Belfast, Northern Ireland.

     Kemmelmeier, M. (1998, July). What's in an American flag?: National symbols help reinforce cultural values. Paper presented at the Annual Scientific Meeting of the International Society of Political Psychology, Montreal, Canada.

     Kemmelmeier. M., Cameron, J. A., & Chaiken, S. (1998, July). An experimental test of social dominance theory: The power prejudice hypothesis. Paper presented at the Annual Scientific Meeting of the International Society of Political Psychology, Montreal, Canada.

     Thompson, M., Kemmelmeier, M., & Jackson, J. S. (1998, July). 'Positive Racism' and the Inception of an Afro-German Identity. Paper presented at the Annual Scientific Meeting of the International Society of Political Psychology, Montreal, Canada.

     Kemmelmeier, M., & Winter, D. G. (1997, October). Perceptual distortion in the Gulf crisis: The impact of social identities and roles. Paper presented at the International Studies Association Midwest Conference, Cleveland, Ohio.

     Kemmelmeier, M., & Winter, D. G. (1997, July). Perceiving an enemy: The impact of social identities on one's construal of the Gulf Crisis. Paper presented at the Annual Scientific Meeting of the International Society of Political Psychology, Krakow, Poland.

     Kemmelmeier, M., Burnstein, G., Peng, K., & Patel, P. (1997, May). When do individualists and collectivists help their community in need? Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL.

     Shankman, S., & Kemmelmeier, M. (1997, March). What to do when your candidate is likely to lose: A cognitive dissonance account. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the Michigan Academic of Science and Letters, Grand Rapids, MI.

     Karpinski, A., Kemmelmeier, M., & Hilton, J. L. (1997, May). Who is successful in suppressing their stereotypes? Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL.

     Kemmelmeier, M., & Bohner, G. (1994, March). Macht schlechte Laune gute DetektivInnen? Der Einfluss von Perspektive, Stimmung und Geschlecht auf die Entlarvung von Betrug [Does bad mood make good detectives? The effects of perspective, affective state, and gender on the identification of cheating]. Paper given at the Meeting of Experimental Psychologists, Munich, Germany.

     Kemmelmeier, M., & Bohner, G. (1994, January). Macht schlechte Laune scharfsinnig? Der Einfluss von Perspektive, Stimmung und Geschlecht auf die Entlarvung von Betruegern [Does bad mood make you diligent? The effects of perspective, affective state, and gender on the identification of cheaters]. Paper given at the Symposium on the methodology of social psychology, Hamburg, Germany.

     Kemmelmeier, M. (1993, June). Differentielle Einfluesse von Stimmungen auf das Verstehen von Metaphern [Differential effects of emotional moods on the comprehension of metaphors]. Paper given at the Convention of the Social Psychology Division of the German Society of Psychology, Bern, Switzerland.

     Kemmelmeier, M., & Fiedler, K. (1993, April). Was ist schematisch an Sprache und Attribution: Reaktionszeitstudien zu Behavior-Trait (Verb-Adjektiv) Inferenzen [What is schematic about language and attribution? Response time studies on behavior-trait inferences]. Paper given at the Meeting of Experimental Psychologists, M nster, Germany.

     Woerner, W., Kemmelmeier, M., Roehrkohl, N. & Wilhelm, O. (1992, March). Asymmetrien beim Erkennen dichotischer Betonungsmuster: Hinweise auf strategieabhaengige cerebrale Verarbeitung [Asymmetries in the recognition of dichotically presented intonation patterns: Evidence for strategy-dependent cerebral processing]. Paper given at the Meeting of Experimental Psychologists, Osnabrueck, Germany.

     Woerner, W., & Kemmelmeier M. (1991, March). Seitenunterschiede beim Erkennen von Betonungsmustern: Einfluss von Sprachaehnlichkeit, Vorerfahrung und Strategie auf cerebrale Asymmetrie [Hemispheric differences at the recognition of intonation patterns: The influence of similarity to language, prior experience, and strategy on cerebral asymmetry]. Paper given at the Meeting of Experimental Psychologists, Giessen, Germany.

     Woerner, W., & Kemmelmeier M. (1990, September). Wahrnehmen, Erkennen und Unterscheiden von Tonhoehenunterschieden: Vergleich von Sprechern einer Tonsprache mit Nicht-Tonsprachensprechern [Perception, identification, and differentiation of pitch differences: A comparison of tone-language speakers and non-tone language speakers]. Paper given at the Convention of the German Society of Psychology, Kiel, Germany.

Poster Presentations

      Kemmelmeier, M., Jambor, E., & Letner, J. (2004, June). Individualism and good works: Giving and volunteering across the U.S. Poster presented at the Biannual Convention of the Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues, Washington, DC.

     Uz, I., & Kemmelmeier, M. (2004, January). Sex and Gender Differences in Achievement Motivation: Evidence from Turkey. Poster presented at the Conference of the Society of Personality and Social Psychology, Austin, TX.

     Kemmelmeier, M., & Haag, I. P. (2003, February). An ecological analysis of suicide in the U.S.: Gender and life stage moderate the effects of regional culture and social structure. Poster to be presented at the Conference of the Society of Personality and Social Psychology, Universal City, CA.

     Anstee, J. L. K., & Kemmelmeier, M. (2003, February). When people change their story: The social perception of actors who vary the causal accounts for their misdeeds. Poster to be presented at the Conference of the Society of Personality and Social Psychology, Universal City, CA.

     Kemmelmeier, M., Montgomery, K. M., & Haag, I. P. (2002, June). The "slippery slope" in voluntary euthanasia: Testing social-psychological assumptions of a public policy debate. Poster to be presented at the Biannual Convention of the Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

     Kemmelmeier, M. (2000, June). Individualist self and attitudes toward affirmative action: Evidence from priming experiments. Poster presented at the conference of the Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues, Minneapolis, MN.

     Maker, A. H., Kemmelmeier, C., & Peterson, C. (2000, April). Childhood sexual abuse and sexual revictimization: A multi-risk model. Poster at the 2000 Western Psychological Association, Portland, OR.

     Kemmelmeier, M., & Oyserman, D. (2000, February). "They just like us...": Salience and meaning of national identity in a longitudinal sample of German exchange students to the U.S. Poster at the Conference of the Society of Personality and Social Psychology, Nashville, TN.

     Oyserman, D., & Kemmelmeier, M. (1999, October). Racial-ethnic minority identity schemas moderate stereotype threat. Poster at the Meeting of the Society of Experimental Social Psychology, St. Louis, MO.

     Kemmelmeier, M., & Winter, D. G. (1999, August). One nation, but divisible: American national symbols and discrimination against 'un-American' compatriots. Poster to be presented at the Annual Convention of the American Psychological Association, Boston, MA.

     Kemmelmeier, M., Sanchez-Burks, J., Cytron, A., & Coon, H. (1998, August). Individualism and romantic love: A comparison of two hypotheses. Poster presented at the Annual Convention of the American Psychological Association, San Francisco, CA.

     Kemmelmeier, M., & Winter, D. G. (1998, August). Power motive distortions in international conflict: Effects of social roles and identities. Poster presented at the conference of the International Association of Applied Psychology, San Francisco, CA.

     Coon, H., & Kemmelmeier, M. (1998, June). Being yourself in an individualistic society: Cultural orientations in various ethnic groups in the U.S. Poster presented at the conference of the Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues, Ann Arbor, MI.

     Kemmelmeier, M., & Winter, D. G. (1998, June). Secure and disrupted attachment to important groups and hostile responses to international conflict. Poster presented at the conference of the Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues, Ann Arbor, MI.

     Thompson, M., Lightbourn, T., Kemmelmeier, M., & Jackson, J. S. (1998, June). Origins of an Afro-European identity in Germany. Poster presented at the conference of the Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues, Ann Arbor, MI.

     Cameron, J. A., Kemmelmeier. M., Chaiken, S. (1998, February). Experimental evidence for the power prejudice link: Contextual and individual factors interacting in racial bias. Poster presented at the conference of the Eastern Psychological Association, Boston, MA.

     Kemmelmeier, M., Peng, K., & Burnstein, E. (1997, August). Individualism and authoritarianism shape attitudes toward euthanasia. Poster presented at the Annual Convention of the American Psychological Association, Chicago, IL.

     Kemmelmeier, M., Burnstein, E., & Moritomo, K. (1997, May). Individualistic and collectivistic information is not stored independently in memory. Poster presented at the Annual Conference of the American Psychological Society, Washington, D.C.

     Kemmelmeier, M., & Oyserman, D. (1997, May). Social identity in transition: A longitudinal study on German exchange students. Poster presented at the Annual Conference of the American Psychological Society, Washington, D.C.

     Kemmelmeier, M., & Oyserman, D. (1997, May). Who benefits from what kind of social comparison?: The role of causal uncertainty in judgments of one's current satisfaction and future prospects. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL.

     Kemmelmeier, M., & Winter, D. G. (1997, March). Perceiving a threatening enemy: The role of social-psychological identities in the construal of the Gulf crisis. Poster presented at the annual conference of the International Studies Association, Toronto, Canada.

     Peng, K., Kemmelmeier, M., Burnstein, E., & Manis, M. (1996, May). Individualism, collectivism and inter-ethnic friendships. Poster at the 60th Anniversary Conference of the Society on the Psychological Study of Social Issues, Ann Arbor, Michigan.

     Kemmelmeier, M., & Hilton, D. J. (1995, August). Conditionals in context: A pragmatic theory of conditional reasoning. Poster at the Annual Convention of the American Psychological Association, New York, New York.

     Kemmelmeier, M., & Oyserman, D. (1995, July). Viewing ourselves in light of others: Gendered social construction of future expectations. Poster at the Annual Convention of the American Psychological Society, New York, New York.

     Kemmelmeier, M., Bless, H., & Bohner, G. (1995, May). When money backfires: Communicative effects of rewarding better reasoning performance. Poster at the Annual Meeting of the Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, Illinois.

     Kemmelmeier, M., Herrmann, P. & Mangold-Allwinn, R. (1992, September). Texte als Bilder: Erinnerung an das Layout von Schriftstuecken [Texts as images: Memory for the layout of documents]. Poster at the Convention of the German Society of Psychology, Trier, Germany.

Invited talks

     Kemmelmeier, M. Agenda setting revisited: Repetition priming varies as a function of political expertise. Department of Psychology, Ohio State University, May, 2000.

     Kemmelmeier, M. Symbolic reproduction of a nation: The cultural psychology of being a good American. Department of Psychology, State University of New York at Albany, June, 1999.

     Kemmelmeier, M. What's in an American flag?: National symbols help reinforce cultural values. Department of Psychology, Syracuse University, March, 1998.

     Kemmelmeier, M. The self in politics: How social identities help shape perceptions of conflict. Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs, Syracuse University, March, 1998.

Symposia

     Kemmelmeier, M., & Winter, D. G. (1998, September). Psychological aspects of conflict escalation: The role of identity. In M. Hermann (Chair), New approaches to peace making. Symposium conducted at the Annual Meeting of the American Political Science Association, Boston, MA.

     Kemmelmeier, M. (1998, August). Identity fusion and fission: Conflicted, compound and compatible identities in ethnopolitical conflict. In P. Suedfeld (Chair), Ethnopolitical warfare. Symposium conducted at the Convention of the International Association of Applied Psychology, San Francisco, CA.

 


 

 

 

 


 

 

 

 

 
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