Faculty & Staff

Reef Youngreen, PhD

Associate Professor of Sociology, College of Liberal Arts


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Areas of Expertise

Social Psychology, Status Processes, Deviance


PhD, University of Iowa

Professional Publications & Contributions

Additional Information

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Current Research

Developing and extending experimental research on deviance and creativity; Elaborating on the workings of identity commitment in situations of conflicting first- and second-order interaction expectations; Exploring the relative cohesion among groups of minority and majority groups and the identity transformations emerging from groups on the minority/majority cusp; Creating research and practical links between social processes tested in the laboratory and "real world" groups.