Jack Glaser

Glaser is associate professor and associate dean at the Goldman School of Public Policy. A social psychologist whose primary research interest is in stereotyping, prejudice, and discrimination, he is also affiliated with Berkeley’s psychology department, the Center for Policing Equity, and the Center for the Study of Law & Society. His work on electoral politics and political ideology has focused on the role of emotion (as experienced and expressed) in politics. His book Suspect Race: Causes and Consequences of Racial Profiling examines the role and impact of unconscious bias on police behavior, crime, and social policy.  He received his Ph.D. in psychology from Yale University in 1999 and joined the faculty of the Goldman School in 2000.