Emma Wedell

Graduate Student

Psychological Sciences


Social Psychology


Kim Chaney

Anticipated Graduation



M.S. Experimental Psychology, College of William & Mary, 2021
B.S. Psychology, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, 2018

Research Interests

Confrontation of prejudice and discrimination
Personality traits and sociopolitical attitudes


Bettergarcia, J. N., Wedell, E., Shrewsbury, A., & Thomson, B. R. (2021). “There’s a stopgap in the conversation”: LGBTQ+ mental health care and community connection in a semi-rural county. Journal of Gay and Lesbian Mental Health. https://doi.org/10.1080/19359705.2021.1900973

Wedell, E., & Bravo, A. J. (2021). Synergistic and additive effects of social dominance orientation and right-wing authoritarianism on attitudes toward socially stigmatized groups. Current Psychology. https://doi.org/10.1007/s12144-020-01245-7

Farber, R., Wedell, E., Herchenroeder, L., Dickter, C. L., Pearson, M. R., & Bravo, A. J. (2020). Microaggressions and psychological health among college students: A moderated mediation model of rumination and social structure beliefs. Journal of Racial and Ethnic Health Disparities. http://doi.org/10.1007/s40615-020-00778-8

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