My entire curriculum vitae can be found here.
Ph.D., Social Psychology, University of California, Davis Dissertation Advisor: Alison Ledgerwood Dissertation Title: The reifying effect of symbols: How group symbols influence social perception Expected 2015
HONORS AND AWARDS
2014 Best Poster, GPIR Poster Contest at the Society for the Psychology Study of Social Issue convention
2013 Dispute Resolution Research Center Student Scholarship, International Association for Conflict Management conference
2011 Runner-Up, SPSP Graduate Student Poster Awards
2010 Grant in Aid, Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues
Ledgerwood, A. & Callahan, S. (2012). The social side of abstraction: Psychological distance enhances conformity to group norms. Psychological Science, 23, 907-913.
Soderberg, C., Callahan, S., Kochersberger, A., Amit, E., & Ledgerwood, A. (in revision). The effect of psychological distance on construal level: A meta-analysis.
Callahan, S. & Ledgerwood, A. (in revision). When does “this land” need to be “our land”? The importance of ownership for symbolizing group identity.
Callahan, S. & Ledgerwood, A. (in prep.) Why flags & logos matter: Group symbols increase perceived entitativity.
Callahan, S. & Ledgerwood, A. Buildings and belonging: Understanding the antecedents of using symbols to represent group identity.
Ledgerwood, A., Callahan, S., & Chaiken, S. (2014). Changing minds: Persuasion in negotiation and conflict resolution. In M. Deutsch, P. T. Coleman, & E. C. Marcus (Eds.), The Handbook of Conflict Resolution: Theory and Practice, Third Edition. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass.
Callahan, S. & Ledgerwood, A. (2013). The symbolic importance of group property: Implications for intergroup conflict and terrorism. In T. Walters, R. Monaghan, & J. M. Ramirez (Eds.), Radicalization, Terrorism, and Conflict. Newcastle upon Tyne, UK: Cambridge Scholars Publishing.
Social Psychology, UC Davis (Summer 2014)
General Psychology, UC Davis (Spring 2014)
Psychology of Emotion, UC Davis (Spring 2014)
Psychology of Religion, UC Davis (Winter 2014)
Prejudice & Sexual Orientation, UC Davis (Fall 2013)
Social Psychology, UC Davis (Spring 2010)
Research Methods, UC Davis (Winter 2010 & Spring 2011)
Introductory Psychology, Seton Hall University (2007-2009)
2014 Undergraduate research project, Lorena Albernoz
2014 Undergraduate research project, Maxwell Hong Title: Group symbols, size, threat, and their effect on group identity
2010- Lab Manager, Attitudes and Group Identity Lab 2012
2011 Honors Thesis, Ruth Anne Pfaff Title: Effect of height on construal level