Michael Scheier, PhD

1969-1974 Psychology University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA, United States 
 1975- Psychology Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA 
Health Psychology, Behavioral Self-Regulation, Dispositional Optimism), Personality and Health, Anger and Cardiovascular Reactivity, Self-Awareness and Self-Consciousness
"Michael Scheier"

1970 AB at University of California at Berkeley
1975 PhD at University of Texas at Austin
1969-1971 Research Assistant to Donald A. Riley, Institute of Human Learning, University of California at Berkeley
1972-1974 Teaching Assistant, Department of Psychology, University of Texas at Austin
1973 Research Assistant to Robert A. Wicklund, Department of Psychology, University of Texas at Austin
1975-1980 Assistant Professor, Department of Psychology, Carnegie Mellon University
1980-1986 Associate Professor, Department of Psychology, Carnegie Mellon University
1986- Professor, Department of Psychology, Carnegie Mellon University
2000- Co-Director, Pittsburgh Mind-Body Center
2001- Associate Chairperson, Behavioral and Health Outcomes Committee, National Surgical Adjuvant Breast and Bowel Project Foundation, Inc.
2003- Department Head & Professor, Department of Psychology, Carnegie Mellon University
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Donald A. Riley research assistant 1969-1971 UC Berkeley
 (Source: https://www.cmu.edu/dietrich/psychology/pdf/scheier_vita.pdf)
Robert A. Wicklund research assistant 1973-1973 UT Austin
 (Source: https://www.cmu.edu/dietrich/psychology/pdf/scheier_vita.pdf)
Arnold H. Buss grad student 1975 UT Austin
 (PhD, "Self-awareness, self-consciousness, and angry aggression", Source https://search.lib.utexas.edu/permalink/01UTAU_INST/be14ds/alma991055621109706011)
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Scheier MF, Wrosch C, Barlow MA, et al. (2022) It remains meaningful to distinguish optimism from pessimism: Reply to VanderWeele and Kubzansky (2021). The American Psychologist. 76: 1194-1195
Thürmer JL, Scheier MF, Carver CS. (2020) On the Mechanics of Goal Striving: Experimental Evidence of Coasting and Shifting. Motivation Science. 6: 266-274
Scheier MF, Swanson JD, Barlow MA, et al. (2020) Optimism versus pessimism as predictors of physical health: A comprehensive reanalysis of dispositional optimism research. The American Psychologist
La Greca AM, Llabre MM, Scheier MF. (2020) Charles S. Carver (1947-2019). The American Psychologist. 75: 415
Scheier MF, Carver CS. (2018) Dispositional optimism and physical health: A long look back, a quick look forward. The American Psychologist. 73: 1082-1094
Carver CS, Scheier MF. (2015) Rediscovering confidence as a mechanism and optimism as a construct. The Behavioral and Brain Sciences. 38: e97
Carver CS, Scheier MF. (2014) Dispositional optimism. Trends in Cognitive Sciences. 18: 293-9
Wrosch C, Scheier MF, Miller GE. (2013) Goal Adjustment Capacities, Subjective Well-Being, and Physical Health. Social and Personality Psychology Compass. 7: 847-860
Carver CS, Scheier MF, Segerstrom SC. (2010) Optimism. Clinical Psychology Review. 30: 879-89
Rasmussen HN, Scheier MF, Greenhouse JB. (2009) Optimism and physical health: a meta-analytic review. Annals of Behavioral Medicine : a Publication of the Society of Behavioral Medicine. 37: 239-56
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