Jolie B. Wormwood

Assistant Professor
Office: Psychology, McConnell Hall, Durham, NH 03824
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  • Ph.D., Psychology, Northeastern University
  • B.A., Mathematics, Ithaca College
  • B.A., Psychology, Ithaca College

Research Interests

  • Affect
  • Cardiovascular System
  • Cognition
  • Decision making
  • Emotion
  • Psychology
  • Psychophysiology
  • Social Psychology

Courses Taught

  • PSYC 907: Resrch Methodology & Stats III

Selected Publications

Anderson, E. C., Wormwood, J., Barrett, L. F., & Quigley, K. S. (2019). Vegetarians’ and omnivores’ affective and physiological responses to images of food. Food Quality and Preference, 71, 96-105. doi:10.1016/j.foodqual.2018.06.008

Kleckner, I. R., Anderson, E. C., Betz, N. J., Wormwood, J. B., Jr, E. R. T., & Barrett, L. F. (2018). Conscious awareness is necessary for affective faces to influence social judgments. JOURNAL OF EXPERIMENTAL SOCIAL PSYCHOLOGY, 79, 181-187. doi:10.1016/j.jesp.2018.07.013

Wormwood, J. B., Siegel, E. H., Kopec, J., Quigley, K. S., & Barrett, L. F. (2018). You are what I feel: A test of the affective realism hypothesis.. Emotion (Washington, D.C.). doi:10.1037/emo0000484

Wormwood, J. B., Devlin, M., Lin, Y. -R., Barrett, L. F., & Quigley, K. S. (2018). When Words Hurt: Affective Word Use in Daily News Coverage Impacts Mental Health. FRONTIERS IN PSYCHOLOGY, 9. doi:10.3389/fpsyg.2018.01333

Kleckner, I. R., Jones, R. M., Wilder-Smith, O., Wormwood, J. B., Akcakaya, M., Quigley, K. S., . . . Goodwin, M. S. (2018). Simple, Transparent, and Flexible Automated Quality Assessment Procedures for Ambulatory Electrodermal Activity Data. IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering, 65(7), 1460-1467. doi:10.1109/TBME.2017.2758643

Kleckner, I. R., Wormwood, J. B., Simmons, W. K., Barrett, L. F., & Quigley, K. S. (2015). Methodological recommendations for a heartbeat detection-based measure of interoceptive sensitivity. Psychophysiology, 52(11), 1432-1440. doi:10.1111/psyp.12503

DeSteno, D., Breazeal, C., Frank, R. H., Pizarro, D., Baumann, J., Dickens, L., & Lee, J. J. (2012). Detecting the Trustworthiness of Novel Partners in Economic Exchange. Psychological Science, 23(12), 1549-1556. doi:10.1177/0956797612448793

Bartlett, M. Y., Condon, P., Cruz, J., Baumann, J., & Desteno, D. (2012). Gratitude: Prompting behaviours that build relationships. Cognition & Emotion, 26(1), 2-13. doi:10.1080/02699931.2011.561297

DeSteno, D., Bartlett, M. Y., Baumann, J., Williams, L. A., & Dickens, L. (2010). Gratitude as moral sentiment: Emotion-guided cooperation in economic exchange.. Emotion, 10(2), 289-293. doi:10.1037/a0017883

Vaughn, L. A., Baumann, J., & Klemann, C. (2008). Openness to Experience and regulatory focus: Evidence of motivation from fit. Journal of Research in Personality, 42(4), 886-894. doi:10.1016/j.jrp.2007.11.008

Most Cited Publications