Kelsey Thiem, Ph.D., is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Counseling Psychology, Social Psychology, and Counseling. She earned her B.A. in Psychology from Creighton University and her Ph.D. in Social Psychology from the University of Iowa. She also worked as a postdoctoral researcher at the University of Massachusetts Amherst.
Dr. Thiem’s research focuses on the social and psychological experiences of people from negatively stereotyped groups. Currently examining several different interventions that may help lead to important practical applications for increasing diversity in STEM fields
Teaching Interests: social psychology, social cognition, prejudice and discrimination, psychology of gender
Research Interests: gender stereotypes, race stereotypes, intersectional identities, stereotypes in STEM
University of Iowa
University of Massachusetts