N Pontus Leander

Curriculum Vitae

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(updated September 2015) 

Background

Assistant Professor of Psychology, University of Groningen, The Netherlands (2011-Present)
Postdoctoral Associate, Duke University (2009-2011)

Ph.D. Psychology, Duke University (2009)
M.A. Psychology, Duke University (2004-2007)
B.A. Psychology, Georgia State University (2001) Cum Laude

Research in the Media

Publications

  • vanDellen, M. R., Shah, J. Y., Leander, N. P., Delose, J. E., & Bornstein, J. X (2015). In good company: Managing interpersonal resources that support self-regulation. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 41(6), 869-882. doi: 10.1177/0146167215580778
  • Leander, N. P., Shah, J. Y., & Sanders, S. (2014). Indifferent reactions: Regulatory responses to the apathy of others. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 107(2), 229-247. doi: 10.1037/a0037073
  • Van Yperen, N. W., & Leander, N. P. (2014). The overpowering effect of social comparison information: On the misalignment between mastery-based goals and self-evaluation criteria. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 40(5), 676-688. doi: 10.1177/0146167214523475
  • Leander, N. P., & Shah, J. Y. (2013). For whom the goals loom: Context-driven goal contagion. Social Cognition: Special Issue on Situated Cognition, 31(2), 187-200. doi: 10.1521/soco.2013.31.2.187
  • Leander, N. P., Chartrand, T. L., & Bargh, J. A. (2012). You give me the chills: Embodied reactions to inappropriate amounts of behavioral mimicry. Psychological Science, 23, 772-779. doi: 10.1177/0956797611434535
  • Leander, N. P., Shah, J. Y., & Chartrand, T. L. (2011). The object of my protection: Shielding fundamental motives from the implicit motivational influence of others. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 47(6), 1078-1087. doi: 10.1016/j.jesp.2011.04.016
  • Leander, N. P., Chartrand, T. L., & Wood, W. (2011). Mind your mannerisms: Behavioral mimicry elicits stereotype conformity. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 47(1), 195-201. doi: 10.1016/j.jesp.2010.09.002
  • Leander, N. P., & Chartrand, T. L. (2011). Nonconscious battles of will: Implicit reactions against the goals and motives of others. In J. Forgas, A. Kruglanski, & K. Williams (Eds.), Social Conflict and Aggression (pp. 83-102). New York: Psychology Press.
  • Leander, N. P., Shah, J. Y., & Chartrand, T. L. (2009). Moments of weakness: The implicit context-dependencies of temptations. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 35(7), 853-866. DOI: 10.1177/0146167209334784
  • Leander, N. P., Moore, S. G., & Chartrand, T. L. (2009) Mystery moods: Their origins and consequences. In G. Moskowitz & H. Grant (Eds.) The Psychology of Goals (pp. 480-504). New York: Guilford.
  • Shah, J. Y., Hall, D., & Leander, N. P. (2009). Moments of motivation: Margins of opportunity in managing the efficacy, need, and terms of striving. In G. Moskowitz & H. Grant (Eds.) The Psychology of Goals (pp. 234-254). New York: Guilford.
  • Dabbs, J. M., Jr., Cate, K., Brower, A., Emery, C., Leander, N. P., & Zachary, M. (2003). Testosterone treatment, affect, and appearance: Slight effects in normal subjects. Journal of Social Behavior and Personality, 31(4), 387-394.