.Christopher Oveis - Assistant Professor, Rady School of Management, UCSD

   


Christopher Oveis

Christopher Oveis is an Assistant Professor at UC San Diego's
Rady School of Management. He conducts research on
emotion, power, and social behavior.

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Some Current Projects:

Thriving Workplaces: Positive Emotions and Social Interactions in Teams (w/ Sara Algoe)

Lying Because We Care: Compassion Increases Deception for the Benefit of Others (w/ Matt Lupoli and Lily Jampol)

Power and the Formation of Social Bonds (w/ Evan Carr)

Selected Articles:

Oveis, C., Kogan, A., Liu, M. Y., & Keltner, D. (under revision). Laughter conveys status.

Stellar, J., Cohen, A. B., Oveis, C., & Keltner, D. (in press). Affective and physiological responses to the suffering of others: Compassion and vagal activity. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology. [Download]

Kouchaki, M., Oveis, C., & Gino, F. (2014). Guilt enhances the sense of control and drives risky judgments. Journal of Experimental Psychology: General, 143, 2103-2110. [Download]

Carr, E. W., Winkielman, P., & Oveis, C. (2014). Transforming the mirror: Power fundamentally changes facial responding to emotional expressions. Journal of Experimental Psychology: General, 143, 997-1003. [Download]

*Kogan, A., *Oveis, C., Carr, E. W., Gruber, J., Mauss, I. B., Shallcross, A., Impett, E. A., van der Lwe, I., Hui, B., Cheng, C., & Keltner, D. (2014). Vagal activity is quadratically related to prosocial traits, prosocial emotions, and observer perceptions of prosociality. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 107, 1051-1063. [*authors contributed equally] [Download]

Sherman, G. D., Lee, J. J., Cuddy, A. J. C., Renshon, J., Oveis, C., Gross, J. J., & Lerner, J. S. (2012). Leadership is associated with lower levels of stress. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 109, 17903-17907. [Download]

Gordon, A. M., Impett, E. A., Kogan, A., Oveis, C., & Keltner, D. (2012). To have and to hold: Appreciation promotes romantic relationship maintenance. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 103, 257-274. [Download]

Ct, S., Kraus, M. W., Cheng, B. H., Oveis, C., van der Lwe, I., Lian, H., & Keltner, D. (2011). Social power facilitates the effect of prosocial orientation on empathic accuracy. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 101, 217-232. [Download]

Horberg, E. J., Oveis, C., & Keltner, D. (2011). Emotions as moral amplifiers: An appraisal tendency approach to the influences of distinct emotions upon moral judgment. Emotion Review, 3, 237-244. [Download]

Kogan, A., Saslow, L., Impett, E. A., Oveis, C., Keltner, D., & Rodrigues, S. (2011). A thin-slicing study of the oxytocin receptor (OXTR) gene and the evaluation and expression of the prosocial disposition. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 108, 19189-19192. [Download]

Oveis, C., Horberg, E. J., & Keltner, D. (2010). Compassion, pride, and social intuitions of self-other similarity. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 98, 618-630. [Download]

Impett, E. A., Gordon, A. M., Kogan, A., Oveis, C., Gable, S. L., & Keltner, D. (2010). Moving toward more perfect unions: Daily and long-term consequences of approach and avoidance goals in romantic relationships. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 99, 948-963. [Download]

Kogan, A., Impett, E. A., Oveis, C., Hui, B., Gordon, A. M., & Keltner, D. (2010). When giving feels good: The intrinsic benefits of sacrifice in romantic relationships for the communally motivated. Psychological Science, 21, 1918-1924. [Download]

Horberg, E. J., Oveis, C., Keltner, D., & Cohen, A. B. (2009). Disgust and the moralization of purity. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 97, 963-976. [Download]

Oveis, C., Gruber, J., Keltner, D., Stamper, J. L., & Boyce, W. T. (2009). Smile intensity and warm touch as thin slices of child and family affective style. Emotion, 9, 544-548. [Download]

Oveis, C., Cohen, A. B., Gruber, J., Shiota, M. N., Haidt, J., & Keltner, D. (2009). Resting respiratory sinus arrhythmia is associated with tonic positive emotionality. Emotion, 9, 265-270. [Download]

Van Kleef, G. A., Oveis, C., van der Löwe, I., LuoKogan, A., Goetz, J., & Keltner, D. (2008). Power, distress, and compassion: Turning a blind eye to the suffering of others. Psychological Science, 19, 1315-1322. [Download]

Contact Info:

Christopher Oveis
Rady School of Management
University of California, San Diego
Wells Fargo Hall 4W120, MC 0553
La Jolla, CA 92093
Email: coveis@ucsd.edu
Phone: 858-822-7469
Fax: 858-534-0745