DR. COLLEEN COWGILL
PhD, Ohio University
Colleen's research program broadly examines attitudes toward members of marginalized or underrepresented groups in certain contexts and the impact of being a member of such groups on a person’s career goals, self-presentation, and prosocial behavior.
NYU Abu Dhabi
Nejat is a senior at NYU Abu Dhabi where she studies Psychology and Social Research and Public Policy. She wants to understand the sociological and psychological underlinings of gender-prescribed behaviors and roles that extend into social, professional as well as individual spheres of life.
NYU Abu Dhabi
Vid is a sophomore at NYU Abu Dhabi where he is double-majoring in Psychology and Film and New Media. He is interested in how different beliefs and norms regarding gender affect individuals' self-perceptions, and how they are linked to the lack of professional and social opportunities in spheres historically unoccupied by that gender.
Raye is a junior at NYU Steinhardt where she studies Applied Psychology, with a minor in Business Studies. She is interested in how gender stereotypes and bias influence behaviors, emotions, and communication in workplace on an individual level, as well as the gender division of labor on a societal level.
Angelica is a senior at NYU Steinhardt where they study Applied Psychology. They aim to learn more about how to improve professional environments for people who do not fit into traditional gender roles, in addition to gaining a further understanding of how people perceive gender.