Current projects include the topics:

  • Perceptions of personality change in dyads
  • Relations between narcissism and self-esteem
  • Evaluating the centrality of Fearless Dominance/Boldness to psychopathy
  • DSM-5 Section III personality disorders models, functioning, and impairment
  • Psychedelic experience as a mediator of personality change
  • The dispersion of sexist attitudes in men's social networks
  • Examining a parsimonious three-factor model of narcissism comprised of Agentic Extraversion, Antagonism, and Neuroticism
  • Laboratory aggression and neural response to threat
  • Relations between types of tattoos and personality traits
  • Pain tolerance, ego-threat, and narcissism
  • Psychopathy and sexual violence
  • Neuroanatomical correlates of FFM traits
  • Clinician perception of client personality and related functioning
  • Insults and individual differences