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Laith Al-Shawaf Ph.D.


Laith Al-Shawaf, Ph.D., is an associate professor of psychology at the University of Colorado - Colorado Springs. He has taught and conducted research in several countries and been a Visiting Fellow at the Institute for Advanced Study in Berlin. He is a member of the Arab-German Young Academy of scholars, an adviser at Ideas Beyond Borders, and an adviser at the Center for Applied Social Cognition Research in Lebanon. His research (with collaborators) has been featured in outlets such as the BBC, The Washington Post, The Atlantic, Psychology Today, Slate, World Economic Forum, and Time. In 2019, the Association for Psychological Science (APS) named him a Rising Star. You can find him on Twitter at @LaithAlShawaf.

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