Michelle L. Stock, PhD
Dr. Stock received her B.S., M.S., and Ph.D. in psychology from Iowa State University. She is interested in many areas of social and health
psychology, including: sexual behaviors, sun protection interventions,
substance use, discrimination and racial disparities in health, gender differences in health cognitions and behaviors, social comparison, perceived vulnerability, and dual-processing models. Dr. Stock teaches classes in social psychology, health psychology, health interventions, and social influence at GWU.
Charlotte Hagerman, M.A.
Charlotte is a fourth year doctoral student. She received her B.S. from the University of Mary Washington in 2014 with a major in Psychology. Charlotte's research examines the social influences of eating behavior, sun protection, and avoidance of health information. She also conducts experimental research testing brief interventions to improve these behaviors, such as self-affirmation and self-compassion exercises.
Katarina Aubuchon, B.A.
Katarina is currently a second year doctoral student. In December 2016, she received her B.A. in Psychology and Philosophy from Furman University. Prior to attending GWU, she conducted research in a cardiology clinic at Baylor Research Institute in Temple, Texas. Her interests in social and health psychology are broad, but include the impact of social exclusion and racial discrimination on health cognitions and behaviors. She also has an increasing interest in e-cigarette use, including why young adults use e-cigarettes and how we can intervene to prevent e-cigarette use in non-smoking youth. However, her passion is in health inequalities, and how health inequalities can be mitigated through social-behavioral interventions.