Research by Dr. Crystal Hoyt, professor of leadership studies, on the topic of stereotype threat cited in Psychology Today article.


As offensive as many found Trump's remark to be, an article published earlier in 2016 by University of Richmond’s Crystal Hoyt and University of Edinburgh’s Susan Murphy shows why a taunt like Trump's might inspire more women to seek positions of leadership.


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Professor of Leadership Studies and Psychology and Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, Colonel Leo K. & Gaylee Thorsness Endowed Chair in Ethical Leadership
Women and Minority Leaders
Stereotypes and Discrimination
Complex social issues