Rebecca Bigler


Rebecca  Bigler
Professor, Department of Psychology, College of Liberal Arts
Professor, Center for Women's and Gender Studies, College of Liberal Arts

Phone: +1 512 471 9917
Email: rebeccabigler28@gmail.com

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Rebecca Bigler is Professor of Psychology and Women's and Gender Studies at The University of Texas at Austin. Dr. Bigler studies the causes and consequences of social stereotyping and prejudice among children, with a particular focus on gender and racial attitudes. Ze has worked to develop and test intervention strategies aimed at reducing children's social stereotyping and intergroup biases. Hir work has appeared in top journals in the field of developmental psychology (Monographs of the Society for Research in Child Development, Developmental Psychology), and has been covered by major media outlets (Newsweek, NBC Dateline). Hir work has been supported by Teaching Tolerance and the National Science Foundation. Ze is currently the Executive Director of the American Council for Coeducational Schooling and is a supporter of gender neutral language.

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Rachel Griess (primary)
512-471-2689
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David Ochsner (primary)
512-475-9712
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