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Dr. K. AndersonKristin Anderson
Professor of Psychology
Office: N-1008
(713) 221-8510


Ph.D. in Psychology, University of California, Santa Cruz
M.A. in Psychology, San Diego State University
B.S. in Psychology, San Diego State University


Dr. Anderson arrived at the University of Houston-Downtown in the fall of 2002. She teaches courses in prejudice, stereotyping, and discrimination, the psychology of gender, psychology and the law, and research methods. Her research examines subtle forms of prejudice.


Scholarly Activities

Anderson, K. J. (2015). Modern misogyny: antifeminism in a post-feminist era. New York: Oxford University Press.

Robnett, R. D., Anderson, K. J., & Hunter, L. E. (2012). Predicting feminist identity: Associations between gender-traditional attitudes, feminist stereotyping, and ethnicity. Sex Roles, 67,143-157.

Anderson, K. J., & Kanner, M. (2011). Inventing a gay agenda: Students’ perceptions of lesbian and gay professors. Journal of Applied Social Psychology, 41, 1538-1564.

Anderson, K. J. (2010). Benign bigotry: The psychology of subtle prejudice. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press.

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