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Valentina Bosetti
Fellow, Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University

Email: valentina.bosetti@unibocconi.it

Address: Ettore Bocconi Department of Economics
Room 5-D1-01
via Roentgen, 1
20136 Milan
Italy

Bio: Valentina Bosetti is associate professor at Bocconi University and senior researcher at Fondazione Enrico Mattei and Euro-Mediterranean Center on Climate Change. She has a bachelor’s degree in environmental Sciences and an MSc in Environmental Economics (University College London). Her PhD is in Computational Mathematics and Operation Research.  Her research focuses on environmental and climate change economics, and innovation in green technologies.

Learn more on Valentina Bosetti’s website.


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John Bound
Fellow, Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University

Phone: (734) 763-2952

Email: jbound@umich.edu

Address: Population Studies Center
University of Michigan
426 Thompson St., PO Box 1248
Ann Arbor, Michigan 48106

Bio: John Bound is an empirically oriented labor economist.  He is currently the George E. Johnson Collegiate Professor of Economics and a research professor at the Population Studies Center, the Institute for Social Research, at the University of Michigan, and a faculty research associate of the National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER). He received his Ph.D. at Harvard and is an elected fellow of both the Society of Labor Economists as well as the Econometric Society. He has held fellowships at Russell Sage Foundation, CASBS (2007-08), and the NBER.

Learn more on John Bound’s faculty page.


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Chuck Carver
Fellow, Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University

Phone: (305) 284-2814

Email: ccarver@miami.edu

Address: Department of Psychology
University of Miami
PO Box 248185
Coral Gables, Florida, 33124

Bio: Chuck Carver is a Distinguished Professor of Psychology at the University of Miami, where he has spent his entire professional career. He has received outstanding career contribution awards in personality, social, and health psychology.  He is the author (along with Michael Scheier) of On the Self-Regulation of Behavior and 7 editions of Perspectives on Personality, an undergraduate textbook.

Learn more on Charles Carver’s faculty page.


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Debbie Dunne

Phone: (650) 498-0660

Email: debbiedd@stanford.edu

Address: METRICS Office
Stanford School of Medicine
1070 Arastradero Road
Palo Alto, California, 94304

Bio: Debbie Dunne is the Executive Director of METRICS.  She previously served as founding executive director for the Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment. She also held leadership positions with The Nature Conservancy, National Audubon Society and the California Resources Agency. In those roles, she developed major public policy initiatives and designed campaigns resulting in billions of dollars for environmental protection.


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Daniele Fanelli

Phone: (650) 498-0660

Email: dfanelli@stanford.edu

Address: METRICS Office
Stanford School of Medicine
1070 Arastradero Road
Palo Alto, California, 94304

Bio: Daniele Fanelli is a Senior Research Scientist at METRICS and is responsible for developing and implementing the METRICS research agenda. He has previously worked at the universities of Edinburgh, Leuven, London School of Economics, and Montreal, and is actively involved with national and international initiatives to safeguard good scientific practice, including the Council of Canadian Academies Expert Panel on Research Integrity and the Research Ethics and Bioethics Advisory Committee of CNR (Italy’s, National Research Council).


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Joan Fujimura
Fellow, Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University

Phone: (608) 265-2724

Email: fujimura@ssc.wisc.edu

Address: Department of Sociology
8128 William H. Sewell Social Sciences Building
1180 Observatory Drive
Madison, Wisconsin, 53706

Bio: Joan Fujimura is a professor of sociology and in the Holtz Center for Research on Science and Technology at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.  Recently, she co-authored “Different differences: The use of ‘genetic ancestry’ versus race in biomedical human genetic research.” Social Studies of Science 41(1):5-30 (2011), winner of the 2013 David Edge Prize from the Society for Social Studies of Science (4S) for best article of the year in the area of science and technology studies.

Learn more on Joan Fujimura’s faculty page.


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Arline Geronimus
Fellow, Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University

Phone: (734) 763-2460

Email: arline@umich.edu

Address: Population Studies Center
University of Michigan
426 Thompson St., PO Box 1248
Ann Arbor, Michigan 48106

Bio: Arline Geronimus is a professor at the University of Michigan with appointments at the School of Public Health and Institute for Social Research, and affiliations with the Center for Research on Ethnicity, Culture and Health, the Michigan Center for the Demography of Aging, and the Children’s Environmental Health Initiative.  Arline is also an elected member of the Institute of Medicine of the National Academies of Science. She received her undergraduate degree in political theory from Princeton University, her doctorate in behavioral sciences from the Harvard School of Public Health, and did post-doctoral training at Harvard Medical School.

Learn more on Arline Geronimus’ faculty page.


Steve Goodman

Phone: (650) 723-8524

Email: 

Address: METRICS Office
Stanford School of Medicine
1070 Arastradero Road
Palo Alto, California, 94304

Bio: Steve Goodman (MD, MHS, PhD) is co-founder and co-director of METRICS. He is also the Associate Dean of Clinical and Translational Research and Professor of Medicine and of Health Research & Policy at the Stanford School of Medicine, and directs Stanford’s CTSA and Spectrum research training. Goodman earned his AB from Harvard, his MD from New York University, and his master’s degree in Biostatistics and PhD in Epidemiology both from Johns Hopkins. Since 1987, he has been  the senior statistical editor of Annals of Internal Medicine, and was editor of Clinical Trials: Journal of the Society for Clinical Trials from 2004-2013.


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Mitch Greenlick

Phone: (503) 297-2416

Email: Rep.MitchGreenlick@state.or.us

Address: 412 NW Couch St #104
Portland, Oregon, 97209

Bio: Mitch Greenlick has represented District 33 in the Oregon House of Representatives since 2002. He serves as Chair of the House Committee on Health Care, a post he has held since 2007. He also serves on the House Committee on Land Use and on the Ways and Means Sub-committee on Human Services. He received his BS and MS from Wayne State University and his Ph.D. in Medical Care Organization from the University of Michigan. In addition to his duties as a legislator, he is professor emeritus and past chair of the Department of Public Health and Preventive Medicine in the Medical School of OHSU. He was elected to the National Academies of Science’s Institute of Medicine in 1971 and was awarded the Presidential Award by the Association for Health Services Research (now Academy Health) for his life-time achievements in health services research in 1995. He has published more than 200 books, articles and papers.

Learn more on Mitch Greenlick’s home page at the Oregon House of Representatives website.


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Rob MacCoun

Phone: (650) 721-3011

Email: maccoun@law.stanford.edu

Address: Graduate School of Business
Stanford University
655 Knight Way
Stanford, California, 94305

Bio: Rob MacCoun is a Professor of Law and Senior Fellow at the Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies. He is a preeminent scholar working at the border of law and psychology, his scholarship involves a mix of experimental and non-experimental empirical research as well as computational modeling and simulation. Prior to joining SLS in 2014, MacCoun was a member of the faculties of the Law School and the Goldman School of Public Policy at UC Berkeley. He has also been a visiting professor at Stanford Law School and at Princeton’s Woodrow Wilson School. From 1986 to 1993 he was a behavioral scientist at RAND Corporation, where he served as a staff member at the Institute for Civil Justice and the Drug Policy Research Center as well as a faculty member at the RAND Graduate School of Policy Studies.  He also has a courtesy appointment in the Department of Psychology at Stanford University.

Learn more on Rob MacCoun’s faculty page.


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Neil Malhotra

Phone: (408) 772-7298

Email: neilm@stanford.edu

Address: Graduate School of Business
Stanford University
655 Knight Way
Stanford, California, 94305

Bio: Neil Mahotra is a Professor of Political Economy in the Graduate School of Business at Stanford University, where he also holds a courtesy appointment in the Department of Political Science.  He received his B.A. in economics from Yale University, and his M.A. and Ph.D. in political science from Stanford University, where he was the Melvin & Joan Lane Graduate Fellow.  He has authored over 50 articles on numerous topics including American politics, political behavior, and survey methodology.

Learn more on Neil Mahotra’s faculty page.


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Ifat Maoz

Email: msifat@mscc.huji.ac.il

Address: Faculty of Social Sciences
The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Mount Scopus
Jerusalem, 91905
Israel

Bio: Ifat Maoz is a Full Professor in the Department of Communication and Journalism, the former Head of the Smart Family Institute of Communications at the Hebrew University (2008-2013), Director of the Swiss Center and Graduate Program of Conflict Studies (on Sabbatical leave 2013-14) and holds the Danny Arnold Chair in Communication. She has also been a visiting scholar at the Psychology Department of Stanford University (1996) and at the Asch Center for Study of Ethnopolitical Conflict (originally based at the University of Pennsylvania, then at Bryn Mawr College, 2002-2003, 2006-2008).


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Leif Nelson

Phone: (510) 643-8918

Email: Leif_Nelson@haas.berkeley.edu

Address: Haas School of Business
University of California – Berkeley
2220 Piedmont Rd.
Berkeley, California, 94720

Bio: Leif Nelson is an Ewald T. Grether Professor of Business Administration and Marketing in the Haas School of Business at the University of California – Berkeley. He is also a member of Society for Experimental Social Psychology (SESP). He was the 2013 winner of the Garwood Center Grant for Corporate Innovation, and in 2012 he was the recipient of the Cialdini Award for the best paper with field experimentation in social psychology. He was previously on the faculty of Stern Business School at New York University and the Rady School of Management at the University of California – San Diego.

Learn more on Leif Nelson’s faculty page.


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Alison Dundes Renteln

Phone: (213) 740-3428

Email: arenteln@usc.edu

Address: USC Department of Political Science
3518 Trousdale Parkway
Von Kleinsmid Center (VKC), Room 327
Los Angeles, California, 90089

Bio: Alison Dundes Renteln studies international law, human rights, comparative legal systems, Constitutional law and legal and political theory. She is an expert on cultural rights, including the use of the “cultural defense” in the legal system and has lectured to judicial organizations and law enforcement groups on this subject. She served on the State Bar Commission on Access to Justice and the California Judicial Council Access and Fairness Advisory Committee. She also served as a member of the California Attorney General’s Commission on Hate Crimes.

Learn more on Alison Dundes Renteln’s faculty page.


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Elaine Wethington

Phone: (607) 255-2918

Email: ew20@cornell.edu

Address: Department of Sociology
323 Uris Hall
Cornell University
108 Tower Rd.
Ithaca, New York, 14853

Bio: Elaine Wethington is a medical sociologist, jointly appointed in the Department of Human Development and in the Department of Sociology at Cornell University. Her research focuses on how stress across the life course and how factors such as support from others may buffer the impact of stress on mental and physical health. She is currently collaborating with colleagues at Weill Cornell Medical College and the Bronfenbrenner Center for Translational Research and with faculty at Weill Cornell Medical College, the Division of Nutritional Sciences, and Applied Economics and Management on basic research and interventions to reduce obesity among low income working adults. Her research has been funded by the National Institute on Aging and the National Heart Lung and Blood Institute of NIH,  Smith-Lever, and the Cornell Institute for the Social Sciences.

Learn more on Elaine Wethington’s faculty page.


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Robb Willer

Phone: (650) 736-6509

Email: willer@stanford.edu

Address: Department of Sociology
226 McClatchy Hall
450 Serra Mall
Stanford University
Stanford, California, 94305

Bio: Robb Willer is an Associate Professor in the Departments of Sociology, Psychology (by courtesy), and the Graduate School of Business (by courtesy) at Stanford University. He received his Ph.D. and M.A. in Sociology from Cornell University and his B.A. in Sociology from the University of Iowa. He previously taught at the University of California, Berkeley. He has received grants from the National Science Foundation, the California Environmental Protection Agency, and the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation. His work has received paper awards from the American Sociological Association’s sections on Altruism, Morality, and Social Solidarity, Mathematical Sociology, Peace, War, and Social Conflict, and Rationality and Society.

Learn more on Robb Willer’s website.


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David Yeager
Fellow, Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University

Phone: (512) 471-5514

Email: dyeager@utexas.edu

Address: Department of Psychology
224 Sarah M. and Charles E. Seay Building
University of Texas
108 Dean Keaton Stop A8000
Austin, Texas, 78712

Bio: David Yeager is an assistant professor in the department of psychology at the University of Texas at Austin. He is currently a William T. Grant Foundation scholar and a Fellow at the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching. In May, 2013, Yeager chaired and co-hosted a national summit on mindset interventions at the White House. This event led to the launch of the “Mindset Collaborative,” an interdisciplinary research network housed at CASBS.

Learn more on David Yeager‘s website.


Madeline R. Sacks
Research Coordinator, METRICS

Phone: (646)344-0900

Email: mrsacks@stanford.edu;

Bio: Madeline R. Sacks, is a recent graduate from Stanford University with a BA in Psychology. She works as a research coordinator for METRICS, helping to design and implement studies on scientific practice and integrity. She intends to pursue her PhD in clincial psychology with the aim of studying the interaction between culture and society and mental health.