Cohen, Geoffrey

James G. March Professor in Education and Business
Professor, Psychology


Office Location: 

Jordan Hall, Room 242 and CERAS, Room 224

Office Hours: 

By Appointment

Office phone number: 
(650) 724-4602
Primary Area of Focus: 
Research Summary: 

How people protect and maintain identity.

Social psychological intervention.

Psychological impediments to open-mindedness.

Belief formation and change.

Under-performance, social conflict, and inequality.

Stigma, discrimination, and health.



Ph.D Psychology, Stanford University, 1998

Courses Taught

Social Psychology and Social Change
Pro-seminar on Research and Practice in Education (Educ 393)