PUBLICATIONS 

Garcia, S. M., Weaver, K., & Chen., P. (In press). The Status Signals Paradox. Social Psychological and Personality Science.

Chen., P., Ellsworth, P. C. (In press). Lay Theories of How Passion for Work is Achieved. In R. J. Vallerand & N. Houlfort (Eds.), Passion for Work: Determinants and Consequences. New York: Oxford University Press.

Chen., P. (2017). A Self-Administered Strategic Resource Use Intervention Promotes Academic Achievement among College Students. The Studying & Self-Regulated Learning SIG Newsletter, American Educational Research Association Special Interest Group, Summer 2017, 22.

Chen, P., Ellsworth, P.C., & Schwarz, N. (2015). Finding a Fit or Developing It: Implicit Theories about Achieving Passion for Work. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 41, 1411-1424.

Huberth, M., Chen, P., Tritz, J., & McKay, T.A. (2015). E2Coach: Computer-tailored Student Support in Introductory PhysicsPLOS ONE, 10(9): e0137001.

Garcia, S.M., Chen, P., & Gordon, M. (2014). The Letter Versus The Spirit of The Law: A Lay Perspective on Culpability. Judgment and Decision Making, 9, 479-490.

Chen, P., Myers, C.G., Kopelman, S., & Garcia, S.M. (2012). The Hierarchical Face: Higher rankings lead to less cooperative looks. Journal of Applied Psychology, 97, 479-486.

Chen, P., Garcia, S.M. (2010). Yin and Yang of Competition: Reciprocal Natures of Social Comparison and Evaluation Apprehension. University of Michigan PsycholoJournal.

msr-written media articles 

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Channel News Asia. Dec 2017.

Commentary: Will You Keep Your New Year's Resolutions? Easier Said Than Done

selected media articles 

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The Wall Street Journal. Aug 2017.

Before You Study, Ask For Help
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Quartz. May 2017.

A Stanford Researcher's 15-Minute Study Hack Lifts B+ Students Into The As
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Stanford News. May 2017.

Strategizing Resources Leads To Improved Exam Scores, According To Stanford Scholars
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U.S. News. May 2017.

Study: Survey Helped College Students' Test Scores
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Business Insider: Deutschland. May 2017.

Dieser 15-Minuten-Trick einer Stanford-Forscherin kann helfen, eure Noten radikal zu verbessern
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Science Daily. May 2017.

Thinking Strategically About Study Resources Boosts Students' Final Grades
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World Economic Forum. May 2017.

This Stanford Researcher Has Designed A 15-Minute Study Hack To Boost Grades
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Forbes. Jan 2016.

Want A Job You Love? Stop Looking And Job Craft It
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Fortune. Dec 2015.

Following Your Passion Is Not The Only Path To Success
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The Washington Post. Nov 2015.

The Problem With Following Your Passion
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Los Angeles Times. Nov 2015.

Having A Passion For Your Work May Be Overrated As A Key To Success
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Psychology Today. Oct 2015.

What Drives Your Happiness With Work? Is Your Work Satisfaction Related To Your Fit To Your Job?
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Business Insider: Strategy. Aug 2015.

Psychologists Just Debunked The Idea That You Have To Find The Perfect Job Fit To Be Happy At Work
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Business News Daily. Aug 2015.

Don't Love Your Job Yet? You May Just Need More Time
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Science Daily. Aug 2015.

Passion For Your Job? If Not, It's Attainable
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CNNMoney. Oct 2012.

Saying No To The Boss: Why It's Essential
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Business Insider. March 2012.

Success Written All Over Your Face
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Business Insider. Dec 2011.

How Can You Pick The Highest Ranked People Out Of Photos?
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Boston Globe. Nov 2011.

Bring Your Ivy League Game Face

Personal Interview on Capitol City Recap. Nov 2011.

by Michael Cohen, WILS 1320 Lansing Public Radio
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National Affairs. Nov 2011.

The Hierarchical Face: Higher Rankings Lead To Less Cooperative Looks