Emeritus Professor of Psychology

Addresses & Phone Numbers:

Department of Psychology - Uris Hall
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853-7601
E-Mail:  d.bem@cornell.edu


1956-60 Reed College: BA in physics
1960-61 MIT: (Graduate work in physics)
1961-64 University of Michigan: PhD in social psychology

Positions Held:

          2007-             Cornell University:  Emeritus Professor of Psychology
          1978-2007     Cornell University: Professor of Psychology
          1987-88   Harvard University: Visiting Professor of Psychology
1971-78  Stanford University: Professor of Psychology
1964-71  Carnegie-Mellon University: Assistant Professor to
Professor of Psychology & Industrial Administration

Research Interests:

Beliefs, Attitudes, and Ideologies

Sexual Orientation
Personality Theory and Assessment

Professional Societies:

Phi Beta Kappa
Fellow, American Psychological Association (APA)
Charter Fellow, Association of Psychological Science (APS)
                               Parapsychological Association

Most Recent Articles:

Bem, D. J., Tressoldi, P., Rabeyron, T. & Duggan, M. (2014). Feeling the Future:  A Meta-analysis of 90 Experiments on the Anomalous Anticipation of Random Future Events. [Under Editorial Review]

Bem, D. J. (2011). Feeling the Future: Experimental evidence for anomalous retroactive influences on cognition and affect. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 100, 407-425.

Bem, D. J., Utts, J., & Johnson, W. O. (2011). Must psychologists change the way they analyze their data? A response to Wagenmakers, Wetzels, Borsboom, & van der Maas (2011).

Bem, D. J. (2010). Response to Alcock's "Back from  the Future: Comments on Bem."

Internet Posting: Bem, D. J. (2005, July 19) Are Self-identified Bisexuals Just Lying to Us—or to Themselves?

Brief Biography

Abstracts & articles available online

List of publications

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Last updated:  December 25, 2014