Monica Rose Biernat

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences - Psychology
University Distinguished Professor
Primary office:
Fraser Hall
Room 405
University of Kansas
1415 Jayhawk Boulevard
Lawrence, KS 66045-7556



Ph.D., Psychology (Social), University of Michigan

M.A., Psychology, University of Michigan

A.B., Psychology and Communication, University of Michigan

Teaching Interests

  • Social psychology
  • Attitudes
  • Research methods
  • Social cognition

Research Interests

  • Social judgment and judgment standards
  • Stereotyping
  • Prejudice
  • Discrimination

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