Journal of Research in Personality

Journal of Research in Personality





Editor-in-Chief:Richard Lucas





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Emphasizing experimental and descriptive research, the Journal of Research in Personality presents articles that examine important issues in the field of personality and in related fields basic to the understanding of personality. The subject matter includes treatments of genetic, physiological, motivational, learning, perceptual, cognitive, and social processes of both normal and abnormal kinds in human and animal subjects.

• Papers that present integrated sets of studies that address significant theoretical issues relating to personality.
• Theoretical papers and critical reviews of current experimental and methodological interest.
• Single, well-designed studies of an innovative nature.
• Brief reports, including replication or null result studies of previously reported findings, or a well-designed studies addressing questions of limited scope.

An Official Journal of the Association for Research in Personality.

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Editor in Chief Richard Lucas Michigan State University (MSU), East Lansing, MI, USA, Associate Editors Peter Borkenau Martin-Luther-Universität Halle-Wittenberg, Halle, Germany, Susan Charles University of California at Irvine, Irvine, CA, USA, Phebe Cramer Williams College, Williamstown, MA, USA, M Brent Donnellan Michigan State University (MSU), East Lansing, MI, USA, Mike Furr Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, NC, USA, Oliver Schultheiss University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA, Consulting Editors Mathias Allemand Universität Zürich, Zürich, Switzerland, Juri Allik University of Tartu, Tartu 4, Estonia, Christopher Barry University of Southern Mississippi, MS, USA, Jack Bauer University of Dayton, Dayton, OH, USA, Gilbert Becker University of Winnipeg, Winnipeg, MB, Canada, Jeremy Biesanz University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada, Wolfgang Bilsky Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster, Munster, Germany, Timothy Church Washington State University, Pullman, WA, USA, Colin DeYoung University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA, Lisa Di Blas Università degli Studi di Trieste, Trieste, Italy, Joanne Dickson University of Liverpool, Liverpool, England, UK, John Edwards Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR, USA, Boris Egloff Johannes-Gutenberg-Universität Mainz, Mainz, Germany, Janine D. Flory Queen's College, Flushing, NY, USA, David Funder University of California at Riverside, Riverside, CA, USA, Omri Gillath University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS, USA, Richard Gramzow University of Southampton, Southampton, England, UK, Fred Grouzet University of Victoria, Victoria, Canada, Monica Harris Kern University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY, USA, Danny Heller Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel, Jan Hofer Universität Osnabrück, Osnabrück, Germany, Chris Jackson University of New South Wales, Kensington, NSW, Australia, John Johnson Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA, USA, Constance Jones California State University, Fresno, CA, USA, Zlatan Krizan Iowa State University, Ames, IA, USA, Kevin Lanning Florida Atlantic University, Jupiter, FL, USA, Kibeom Lee University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada, Daniel Leising Martin-Luther-Universität Halle-Wittenberg, Halle, Saale, Germany, Tera Letzring Idaho State University, Idaho Falls, ID, USA, Patrick Markey Villanova University, Villanova, PA, USA, Sean McCrea University of Wyoming, Laramie, WY, USA, Matthias Mehl University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, USA, Audrey K. Miller Sam Houston State University, Huntsville, TX, USA, Kristin Mitte Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena, jena, Germany, Dan Mroczek Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN, USA, Fred Oswald Rice University, Houston, TX, USA, Dan Ozer University of California at Riverside, Riverside, CA, USA, Eshkol Rafaeli Columbia University, New York, USA, Anu Realo University of Tartu, Tartu 4, Estonia, Peter Rentfrow University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK, Brent W. Roberts University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Champaign, IL, USA, Jerome Rossier Université de Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland, Willibald Ruch Universität Zürich, Zürich, Switzerland, Catherine Sanderson Amherst College, Amherst, MA, USA, Uli Schimmack University of Toronto, Mississauga, ON, Canada, Christie Scollon Texas Christian University, Fort Worth, TX, USA, William Shadel RAND Corporation, Pittsburgh, USA, Richard Slatcher University of California, Los Angeles, USA, Luke Smillie University of Melbourne, Melbourne, VIC, Australia, Chris Soto Colby College, Waterville, ME, USA, Sanjay Srivastava University of Oregon, Eugene, OR, USA, Mike Steger University of Colorado, Fort Collins, CO, USA, Joachim Stoeber University of Kent at Canterbury, Canterbury, Kent, England, UK, Jennifer Tackett University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada, Avril Thorne University of California at Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, CA, USA, Sarah Tragesser Washington State University, Richland, WA, USA, Tim Trull University of Missouri, Columbia, MO, USA, Kali Trzesniewski University of Western Ontario, London, ON, Canada, Simine Vazire Washington University in St. Louis, St Louis, MO, USA, Gregory Webster University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, IL, USA, Steve West Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ, USA, Alex Wood University of Manchester, Manchester, England, UK, Dustin Wood Wake Fore
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