Dr. Thomas Holtgraves
Dr. Thomas Holtgraves
Professor of Psychological Science
Curriculum Vitae


Room:NQ 108

Thomas Holtgraves is a social psychologist (Ph.D., 1983, University of Nevada) who teaches courses in research methods, statistics, and personality. His primary research program focuses on the relationship between language and social psychology. This research has been supported by the National Science Foundation and National Institute of Health and has been published in major social psychology and cognitive psychology journals. He writes about the role of language in the real world via blog posts and commentary, edited the Oxford Handbook of Language and Social Psychology (Oxford University Press, 2014) and authored Language as Social Action: Social Psychology and Language Use (Erlbaum, 2002). He has additional research interests in gambling and risk-taking, and personality and information processing. In 2013 he was awarded the Ball State University outstanding researcher award.  https://blogs.bsu.edu/research/2013/11/02/outstanding-research-of-the-year-tom-holtgraves/

Link to Lab:  https://people.bsu.edu/holtgraveslab


Course Schedule
Course No. Section Times Days Location
Research Methods in 284 003 1000 - 1140 M W AC, room 410
Supervised Empirical 497 002 0000 - 0000
Honors in Psychology 499 001 1500 - 1550 M NQ, room 123
Theories of Personal 623 001 1830 - 2110 M NQ, room 123
Psychological Invest 698 001 0000 - 0000