Mark R. Leary

Garonzik Family Professor of Psychology and Neuroscience in Trinity College of Arts and Sciences and Director of Graduate Studies

Education & Training

  • Ph.D., University of Florida 1980

  • M.A., University of Florida 1978

  • B.A., West Virginia Wesleyan College 1976


Social motivation and emotion, self-reflection, self-relevant thought, self-compassion

Leary, MR, and Schlenker, BR. "Self-presentation in a task-oriented leadership situation." Representative Research in Social Psychology 11 (1980): 152-159. (Academic Article)

Leary, MR, and Altmaier, EM. "Type I error in counseling research: A plea for multivariate analyses." Journal of Counseling Psychology 27.6 (1980): 611-615. Full Text

Schlenker, BR, Miller, RS, Leary, MR, and McCown, NE. "Group performance and interpersonal evaluation as determinants of egotistical attributions in groups." Journal of Personality 47 (1979): 575-594. (Academic Article)

Altmaier, EM, Leary, MR, Forsyth, DR, and Ansel, JC. "Attribution therapy: Effects of locus of control and timing of treatment." Journal of Counseling Psychology 26.6 (1979): 481-486. Full Text

Leary, MR. "Levels of discomfirmability and social psychological theory: A response to Greenwald." Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin 5 (1979): 149-153. (Academic Article)