Research & Practice Areas
Attitudes and persuasion, with particular focus on the effects of social identity and prejudice on evaluative processes; Social cognition; Social identity; Judgmental bias and correction.
- Ph.D. Social Psychology, The Ohio State University, 1999
- B.A. Psychology, Stanford University, 1993
Tenure Track Appointments
- Assistant Professor of Psychology, University of Michigan, 09/01/1999 – 08/15/2004
- Visiting Scholar in Marketing, University of California, Los Angeles, 08/16/2004-08/15/2005
- Faculty Associate of the Research Center for Group Dynamics, University of Michigan Institute of Social Research, 09/01/1999-08/15/2004
- Fleming, M. A., Petty, R. E. (2000). Identity and persuasion: An elaboration likelihood approach. pp. 171-199. Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum: Attitudes, behavior, and social context: The role of norms and group membership..
- Fleming, M. A., White, P. H., Petty, R. E. (2005). Stigmatized targets and evaluation: Prejudice as a determinant of attribute scrutiny and polarization. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin. Vol. 31, pp. 496-507.
- Priester, J. R., Dholakia, U. M., Fleming, M. A. (2004). When and why the background contrast effect emerges: Thought engenders meaning by influencing the perception of applicability. Journal of Consumer Research. Vol. 31, pp. 491-501.
- Priester, J. R., Nayakankuppam, D., Fleming, M. A., Godek, J. (2004). The A2SC2 Model: The influence of attitudes and attitude strength on consideration and choice. Journal of Consumer Research. Vol. 30, pp. 574-587.
- Petty, R. E., Fleming, M. A., Priester, J. R., Harasty Feinstein, A. (2001). Individual- versus group-interest violation: Surprise as a determinant of argument scrutiny and persuasion. Social Cognition. Vol. 19, pp. 418-442.
- Petty, R. E., Fleming, M. A., White, P. H. (1999). Stigmatized sources and persuasion: Prejudice as a determinant of argument scrutiny. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology. Vol. 76, pp. 19-34.
- Petty, R. E., Fleming, M. A., Fabrigar, L. R. (1999). The review process at PSPB: Correlates of inter-reviewer agreement and manuscript acceptance. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin. Vol. 25, pp. 188-203.
- Fleming, M. A., Wegener, D. T., Petty, R. E. (1999). Procedural and legal motivations to correct for perceived judicial biases. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology. Vol. 35, pp. 186-203.