Alexander Dodson

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Alexander Dodson is majoring in Psychology at Eastern Washington University. He is the Treasurer and President-Elect of EWU's chapter of Psi Chi, the International Honor Society in Psychology. Alexander has been a Dean's List student for every quarter he has attended Eastern Washington University. He is also a research assistant for Dr. Phil Watkins studying gratitude. For his 2022 McNair Research Internship, Alexander will be studied impression formation and trait attribution in a social media context with Dr. Amani El-Alayli as his mentor. He is particularly interested in social psychology. After graduation Alexander is planning to pursue his PhD with the goal of continuing research and ultimately a career as a professor of Psychology.

2022 EWU Faculty Research Mentor: Dr. Amani El-Alayli

Research Title: Effects of Flags on Judgments of Others in a Social Media Context