Early Life and Educational Background
Constantine Sedikides was born on September 24, 1958 in Katerini, Greece. He completed his Bachelor’s degree in 1982 at Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece, majoring in psychology and philosophy. He received a Master’s degree in developmental psychology in 1984 from Fordham University, USA. He went on to gain a Master’s (1986) and a PhD (1988) degree in social psychology from The Ohio State University, USA, under the supervision of Thomas M. Ostrom. His master’s thesis examined status differences in intergroup perception, whereas his PhD thesis addressed construct accessibility effects in communication settings.
Constantine Sedikides served as an Assistant Professor at University of Wisconsin – Madison, USA, between 1988 and 1993. He moved on to University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA, in 1993 as an Associate Professor and was promoted to Full Professor in 1997. In 1999, he relocated in England, to become the...
- Sedikides, C., Ntoumanis, N., & Sheldon, K. M. (2018). I am the chosen one: Narcissism in the backdrop of self-determination theory. Advance online publication. Journal of Personality. https://doi.org/10.1111/jopy.12402.