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Research Interests

Interpersonal attraction, relationships, marriage, and conflict resolution.

Education/Academic qualification

Social and Quantitative Psychology, PhD, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

… → 2001

Social and Quantitative Psychology, MA, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

… → 1999

Psychology, BA, Northwestern University

… → 1997

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Forgiveness Medicine & Life Sciences
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Psychology Medicine & Life Sciences
Marriage Medicine & Life Sciences
Self Concept Medicine & Life Sciences
Aggression Medicine & Life Sciences
commitment Social Sciences
interaction Social Sciences

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Grants 2007 2020

Research Output 2001 2019

1 Citation (Scopus)

A Growth Mind-Set Intervention Improves Interest but Not Academic Performance in the Field of Computer Science

Burnette, J. L., Hoyt, C. L., Russell, V. M., Lawson, B., Dweck, C. S. & Finkel, E. J., Jan 1 2019, In : Social Psychological and Personality Science.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Growth
3 Citations (Scopus)

Best Practices for Testing the Predictive Validity of Ideal Partner Preference-Matching

Eastwick, P. W., Finkel, E. J. & Simpson, J. A., Feb 1 2019, In : Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin. 45, 2, p. 167-181 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Practice Guidelines
Psychology

Creativity and romantic passion

Carswell, K. L., Finkel, E. J. & Kumashiro, M., Jun 1 2019, In : Journal of personality and social psychology. 116, 6, p. 919-941 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Creativity
creativity
social attraction
self-assessment
intimacy

People feel worse about their forgiveness when mismatches between forgiveness and amends create adaptation risks

Luchies, L. B., Finkel, E. J., Coy, A. E., Reid, C. A., Van Tongeren, D. R., Davis, J. L. & Green, J. D., Feb 1 2019, In : Journal of Social and Personal Relationships. 36, 2, p. 681-705 25 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Forgiveness
mismatch
exploitation
Emotions
longitudinal study

Can you get the magic back? The moderating effect of passion decay beliefs on relationship commitment

Carswell, K. L. & Finkel, E. J., Dec 1 2018, In : Journal of personality and social psychology. 115, 6, p. 1002-1033 32 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Magic
commitment
Knee
growth theory
Growth