Carrie Veronica Smith
Field: Social Psychology
Ph.D., University of Houston, 2004
M.A., College of William & Mary, 2001
B.A., College of William & Mary, 1999
- Interpersonal Relationships
- Social Interaction/Diary Research
- Self-Determination Theory
- Gender and Sexism
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.
PSY 321: Social Psychology
PSY/GST 460: Psychology of Human Sexuality
PSY/GST 565: Psychology of Gender
PSY 713: Advanced Social Cognition
Dr. Smith will review graduate student applications for the 2021-2022 academic year.