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Dr. Toni Schmader is working to better understand why we treat each other as “us” and “them.”

Dr. Toni Schmader is working to better understand why we treat each other as “us” and “them.”

Dr. Toni Schmader was featured in UBC’s “The potential is yours” campaign. Ever since she was a teenager, Dr. Toni Schmader has been trying to figure out why we treat each other as ‘us’ and ‘them’. As a professor and Canada Research Chair in Social Psychology, she’s been diligently working to determine how educating people […]

Congratulations to Dr. Toni Schmader for receiving the 2018 Daniel M. Wegner Theoretical Innovation Award.

Congratulations to Dr. Toni Schmader for receiving the 2018 Daniel M. Wegner Theoretical Innovation Award.

The 2018 David M. Wegner Theoretical Innovation Award “recognizes an author that provides the most innovative theoretical contribution to social/personality psychology through the generation of new hypotheses, new phenomena or news ways of thinking about the discipline.” Dr. Toni Schmader, UBC Psychology professor and ESS Consortium director, and her co-author Constantine Sedikides, were honoured with the […]