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Faculty Profile

Carrie Smith

Psychology
ASSISTANT PROFESSOR OF PSYCHOLOGY
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201B PEABODY HALL
UNIVERSITY, MS 38677
(662) 915-1075
Joined UM: August 19, 2010

Areas of Expertise

  • SOCIAL PSYCHOLOGY

Brief Bio

Dr. Smith's research falls into three main areas: (a) The associations between aspects of self and well-being in people's close relationships (including friendships and romantic and sexual relationships) frequently through the lens of Self-Determination Theory, (b) Situational and individual/personality determinants of perceptions of daily experiences, including social interactions and sexual interactions, namely Dark Triad/Tetrad and sociosexuality, and (c) The influence of sex, gender, and sexism on social perception and interaction.

Degrees

BA
Psychology
THE COLLEGE OF WILLIAM AND MARY/ WILLIAMSBURGE, VIRGINIA (1999)
MA
Psychology
THE COLLEGE OF WILLIAM AND MARY/ WILLIAMSBURGE, VIRGINIA (2001)
PhD
Psychology
UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON/ HOUSTON, TEXAS (2004)

Committee Memberships

VCSL - Hazing Prevention Work Group
Other Kind of Committee
Veteran Advisory Committee
Ad Hoc Committee