I am Charles Stangor, professor of psychology at the University of Maryland.
I have also taught at the New School for Social Research, Michigan State University, and the University of Tübingen in Germany.
I received my B.A. from Beloit College in 1973, and my Ph.D. from New York University in 1986.
I am the recipient of research grants from the National Institute of Mental Health and from the National Science Foundation.
I have published 7 books and over 70 research articles and book chapters, and have served as an associate editor of the European Journal of Social Psychology.
I am a charter fellow of the American Psychological Society, and have served as the chair of the Executive Committee and Executive Officer for the Society for Experimental Social Psychology.
My research interests concern the development of stereotypes and prejudice, and their influences upon individuals who are potential victims of discrimination.
I regularly teach Social Psychology (PSYC221), Research Methods (PYSC300) and, at the graduate level, Fundamentals of Social Psychology (PSYC604) and Group Processes (PSYC742).
I am a member of the human subjects committee in the psychology department, and have won the distinguished teaching award from the University of Maryland.