Encyclopedia of Personality and Individual Differences

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Salovey, Peter

  • Peter SaloveyEmail author
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DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-28099-8_1991-1

Peter Salovey is the 23rd president of Yale University and the Chris Argyris Professor of Psychology. He holds secondary faculty appointments in the School of Management, the School of Public Health, the Institution for Social and Policy Studies, and the Sociology Department. He became president of Yale in July 2013.

Education

After receiving an A.B. (psychology) and A.M. (sociology) from Stanford University in 1980 with departmental honors and university distinction, Salovey earned three degrees at Yale in psychology: M.S. (1983), M.Phil. (1984), and Ph.D. (1986), combining clinical and social psychology. He was elected to Phi Beta Kappa in 1979.

Professional Career

Salovey was appointed assistant professor of psychology at Yale in 1986. He was promoted to associate professor in 1990 and professor of psychology in 1995. Other academic positions at Yale include director, Health, Emotion, and Behavior (HEB) Laboratory; fellow, Bush Center for Child Development and Social Policy; member,...

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Selected Bibliography

  1. Apanovitch, A. M., McCarthy, D., & Salovey, P. (2003). Using message framing to motivate HIV testing among low-income, ethnic minority women. Health Psychology, 22, 60–67.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  2. Banks, S. M., Salovey, P., Greener, S., Rothman, A. J., Moyer, A., Beauvais, J., & Epel, E. (1995). The effects of message framing on mammography utilization. Health Psychology, 14, 178–184.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  3. Caruso, D. R., & Salovey, P. (2004). The emotionally intelligent manager. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass.Google Scholar
  4. Detweiler, J. B., Bedell, B. T., Salovey, P., Pronin, E., & Rothman, A. J. (1999). Message framing and sunscreen use: Gain-framed messages motivate beach-goers. Health Psychology, 18, 189–196.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  5. Green, D. P., Goldman, S. L., & Salovey, P. (1993). Measurement error masks bipolarity in affect ratings. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 64, 1029–1041.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  6. Lopes, P. N., Brackett, M. A., Nezlek, J. B., Schütz, A., Sellin, I., & Salovey, P. (2004). Emotional intelligence and social interaction. Personality & Social Psychological Bulletin, 30, 1018–1034.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  7. Lopes, P. N., Salovey, P., Cotē, S., & Beers, M. (2005). Emotion regulation abilities and the quality of social interaction. Emotion, 5, 113–118.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  8. Mayer, J. D., Caruso, D., & Salovey, P. (1999). Emotional intelligence meets traditional standards for an intelligence. Intelligence, 27, 267–298.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  9. Mayer, J. D., Salovey, P., Caruso, D. R., & Sitarenios, G. (2003). Measuring emotional intelligence with the MSCEIT V2.0. Emotion, 3, 97–105.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  10. Rothman, A. J., & Salovey, P. (1997). Shaping perceptions to motivate healthy behavior: The role of message framing. Psychological Bulletin, 121, 3–19.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  11. Rothman, A. J., Salovey, P., Antone, C., Keough, K., & Martin, C. D. (1993). The influence of message framing on intentions to perform health behaviors. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 29, 408–433.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  12. Salovey, P., & Birnbaum, D. (1989). The influence of mood on health-relevant cognitions. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 57, 539–551.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  13. Salovey, P., & Grewal, D. (2005). The science of emotional intelligence. Current Directions in Psychological Science, 14, 281–285.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  14. Salovey, P., & Mayer, J. D. (1990). Emotional intelligence. Imagination, Cognition and Personality, 9, 185–211.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  15. Salovey, P., Rothman, A. J., Detweiler, J. B., & Steward, W. (2000). Emotional states and physical health. American Psychologist, 55, 110–121.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  16. Schneider, T. R., Salovey, P., Apanovitch, A. M., Pizarro, J., McCarthy, D., Zullo, J., & Rothman, A. J. (2001). The effects of message framing and ethnic targeting on mammography use among low-income women. Health Psychology, 20, 256–266.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  17. Singer, J. A., & Salovey, P. (1993). The remembered self: Emotion and memory in personality. New York: Free Press.Google Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Yale UniversityNew HavenUSA

Section editors and affiliations

  • Chris Ditzfeld
    • 1
  1. 1.University of ArkansasFayettevilleUSA