Christopher Petsko is a Postdoctoral Associate at Duke University, where he holds appointments in both the Fuqua School of Business and the Samuel DuBois Cook Center on Social Equity. Prior to arriving at Duke, Chris completed his doctorate in social psychology at Northwestern University, where he graduated in June of 2020.
Chris's research examines how it is that stereotypes get inside our heads and influence our perceptions of each other. His sub-speciality, which you can read about under the "Research" tab, is on the topic of intersectional stereotyping. This research has received attention from the National Science Foundation on multiple occasions, and it has been published in mainstream social psychological outlets such as Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, Social Psychological and Personality Science, and Journal of Experimental Psychology: General.
Currently, Chris teaches Negotiation to Executive and Daytime MBA students in the Fuqua School of Business. Prior to that, Chris taught Stereotyping & Prejudice in the School of Professional Studies at Northwestern.