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Ph.D. Social Psychology, University of Colorado, Boulder
M.A. Social Psychology, University of Colorado, Boulder
B.S. Psychology, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
Office: Graduate & Research Center 236

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Affiliated with: 
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Courses Taught: 

Religion & Spirituality
Stereotyping & Prejudice
Advanced Social Research Methods

Research/Career Interests: 



Self, identity, and social comparison

Stereotyping, prejudice, and intergroup relations

Sociocultural construction of mental and behavioral health


Representative Publications

Wolsko, C., & Reese, R. F. (2014). Interdependence in theory and practice: Guiding principles for an inclusive and sustainable field. Ecopsychology6(1), 52-54.

Bersamin, A., Wolsko, C., Luick, B., Boyer, B., Lardon, C., Hopkins, S. Stern, J.S., & Zidenberg-Cherr, S. (2014). Enculturation, perceived stress, and physical activity: Implications for metabolic risk among the Yup’ik – The Center for Alaska Native Health Research Study. Ethnicity & Health19(3), 255-269.

Wolsko, C., & Lindberg, K. (2013). Experiencing connection with nature: The matrix of psychological well-being, mindfulness, and outdoor recreation. Ecopsychology,5(2), 80-91.

Wolsko, C., & Hoyt., K. (2012). Employing the restorative capacity of nature: Pathways to practicing ecotherapy among mental health professionals. Ecopsychology4(1), 10-24.

Wolsko, C. (2012). Transcribing and transcending the ego: Reflections on the phenomenology of chronic social comparison. Journal of Humanistic Psychology, 52(3), 321-349.

Wolsko, C., Mohatt, G.V., Lardon, C., & Burkett, R. (2009). Smoking, chewing and cultural identity: Prevalence and correlates of tobacco use among the Yup’ik – The Center for Alaska Native Health Research (CANHR) Study. Cultural Diversity and Ethnic Minority Psychology, 15(2), 165-172.

Wolsko, C., Lardon, C., Hutchison, S., & Ruppert, E. (2006). Conceptions of wellness among the Yup’ik of the Yukon-Kuskokwim delta: The vitality of social and natural connection. Ethnicity & Health, 11(4), 345-363.

Wolsko, C., Park, B., & Judd, C. M. (2006). Considering the Tower of Babel: Correlates of assimilation and multiculturalism among ethnic minority and majority groups in the United States. Social Justice Research, 19(3), 277-306.

Wolsko, C., Park, B., Jud, C. M., & Wittenbrink, B. (2000). Framing interethnic ideology: Effects of multicultural and color-blind perspectives on judgments of groups and individuals. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 78(4), 635-654.


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