Publications

Social Accuracy Model Research

Aiken, A., Human, L. J., Alden, L. E., & Biesanz, J. C. (in press). Try to find me: Social anxiety and peer first impressions. Behavior Therapy

Rogers, K. H. & Biesanz, J. C. (in press). The accuracy and bias of interpersonal perceptions in intergroup interactions. Social and Personality Psychological Science.

Human, L. J., Biesanz, J. C., Finseth, S., Pierce, B, & Le, M. (2014). To thine own self be true: Psychological adjustment promotes judgeability via personality-behavior congruence. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 106, 286-303. doi: 10.1037/a0034860

Human, L. J., Sandstrom, G. M., Biesanz, J. C., & Dunn, E. W. (2012). Accurate first impressions leave a lasting impact: The long-term effects of distinctive self-other agreement on relationship development. Social Psychological and Personality Science. (published online Oct 19, 2012). doi: 10.1177/1948550612463735

Human, L. J., & Biesanz, J. C. (2012). Accuracy and assumed similarity in first impressions of personality: Differing associations at different levels of analysis. Journal of Research in Personality, 46, 106-110. doi: 10.1016/j.jrp.2011.10.002

Human, L. J., Biesanz, J. C., Parisotto, K., L., & Dunn, E. W. (2012). Your best self reveals your true self: Positive self-presentation leads to more accurate personality impressions. Social Psychological and Personality Science, 3 , 23-30. doi: 10.1177/1948550611407689

Human, L. J., & Biesanz, J. C. (2011). Target adjustment and self-other agreement: Utilizing trait observability to disentangle judgeability and self-knowledge. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 101, 202-216. doi: 10.1037/a0023782

Biesanz, J. C., Human, L. J., Paquin, A.-C., Chan, M., Parisotto, K. L., Sarracino, J., & Gillis, R. L. (2011). Do we know when our impressions of others are valid? Evidence for realistic accuracy awareness in first impressions of personality. Social Psychological and Personality Science, 2, 452-459. doi: 10.1177/1948550610397211

 Human, L. J., & Biesanz, J. C. (2011). Through the looking glass clearly: Accuracy and assumed similarity in well-adjusted individuals’ first impressions. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 100, 349-364. doi: 10.1037/a0021850

Chan, M., Rogers, K. H., Parisotto, K. L. & Biesanz, J. C. (2011). Forming first impressions: The role of gender and normative accuracy in personality perception. Journal of Research in Personality, 45, 117-120. doi: 10.1016/j.jrp.2010.11.001

Lorenzo, G. L., Biesanz, J. C., & Human, L. J. (2010). What is beautiful is good and more accurately understood: Physical attractiveness and accuracy in first impressions of personality. Psychological Science, 21, 1777-1782. doi: 10.1177/0956797610388048

Biesanz, J. C. (2010). The social accuracy model of interpersonal perception: Assessing individual differences in perceptive and expressive accuracy. Multivariate Behavioral Research, 45, 853-885. doi: 10.1080/00273171.2010.519262

Biesanz, J. C., & Human, L. J. (2010). The cost of forming more accurate impressions: Accuracy-Motivated perceivers see the personality of others more distinctively but less normatively than perceivers without an explicit goal. Psychological Science, 21, 589–594. doi: 10.1177/0956797610364121

 

Quantitative Research

Falk, C. F., & Biesanz, J. C. (in press). Inference and interval estimation methods for indirect effects with latent variable models. Structural Equation Modeling.

Biesanz, J. C. (2012). Autoregressive longitudinal models. In R. H. Hoyle (Ed.), Handbook of Structural Equation Modeling (pp. 459-471). New York: Guilford Press

Falk, C. F., & Biesanz, J. C. (2011). Inference and interval estimation for indirect effects with latent variable models [Abstract]. Multivariate Behavioral Research, 46, 1012.

Biesanz, J. C., Falk, C., & Savalei, V. (2010). Assessing mediational models: Testing and interval estimation for indirect effects. Multivariate Behavioral Research, 45, 661-701. doi: 10.1080/00273171.2010.498292

Biesanz, J. C., Deeb-Sossa, N., Papadakis, A. A., Bollen, K. A., & Curran, P. J. (2004). The role of coding time in estimating and interpreting growth curve models. Psychological Methods, 9, 30-52. doi: 10.1037/1082-989X.9.1.30

West, S. G., Biesanz, J. C., & Kwok, O.-M. (2004). Within-subject and longitudinal experiments: Design and analysis issues. In C. Sansone, C. C. Morf, & A. T. Panter (Eds.), The SAGE handbook of methods in social psychology (pp. 287-312). Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications.

Biesanz, J. C., West, S. G., & Kwok, O.-M. (2003). Personality over time: Methodological approaches to the study of short-term and long-term development and change. Journal of Personality, 71, 905-941. doi: 10.1111/1467-6494.7106002

Bollen, K. A., & Biesanz, J. C. (2002). A note on a two-stage least squares estimator for higher-order factor analyses. Sociological Methods and Research, 30, 568-579. doi: 10.1177/0049124102030004004

West, S. G., Biesanz, J. C., & Pitts, S. C. (2000). Causal inference and generalization in field settings: Experimental and quasi-experimental designs. In H. T. Reis & C. M. Judd (Eds.), Handbook of research methods in social and personality psychology (pp. 40-84). New York: Cambridge University Press.

 

Additional Personality Research

Human, L. J., & Biesanz, J. C. (2013). Targeting the good target: An integrative review of the characteristics and consequences of being accurately perceived. Personality and Social Psychology Review, 17, 248-272. doi: 10.1177/1088868313495593

Human, L. J., Biesanz, J. C., Miller, G. E., Chen, E., Lachman, M. E., & Seeman, T. E. (2013). Is change bad? Personality change is associated with poorer psychological health and greater metabolic syndrom in midlife. Journal of Personality, (published online Jan, 11, 2013). doi: 10.1111/jopy.12002

Biesanz, J. C., West, S. G., & Millevoi, A. (2007). What do you learn about someone over time? The relationship between length of acquaintance and consensus and self-other agreement in judgments of personality. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 92, 119-135. doi: 10.1037/0022-3514.92.1.119

Biesanz, J. C. & West, S. G. (2004). Towards understanding assessments of the Big Five: Multitrait-Multimethod analyses of convergent and discriminant validity across measurement occasion and type of observer. Journal of Personality, 72, 845-876. doi: 10.1111/j.0022-3506.2004.00282.x

Biesanz, J. C., & West, S. G. (2000). Personality coherence: Moderating self-other profile agreement and profile consensus. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 79, 425-437. doi: 10.1037/0022-3514.79.3.425

Biesanz, J. C., West, S. G., & Graziano, W. G. (1998). Moderators of self-other agreement: Reconsidering temporal stability in personality. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 75, 467–477. doi: 10.1037/0022-3514.75.2.467

 

Other Collaborative Research

Frimer, J. A., Biesanz, J. C., Walker, L. J., & MacKinlay, C. W. (2013). Liberals and conservatives rely on common moral foundations when making moral judgments about influential people. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 104, 1040-1059. doi: 10.1037/a0032277

Pons, F., Biesanz, J. C., Kajikawa, S., Fais, L., Narayan, C. R., Amano, S., & Werker, J. F. (2012). Phonetic category cues in adult-directed speech: evidence from three different languages with distinct vowel characteristics. Psicológica, 33, 175-207.

Lee-Flynn, S. C., Pomaki, G., DeLongis, A., Biesanz, J. C., & Puterman, E. (2011). Daily cognitive appraisals, daily affect, and long-term depressive symptoms: The role of self-esteem and self-concept clarity in the stress process. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 37, 255-268. doi: 10.1177/0146167210394204

Mistry, R. S., Benner, A. D., Biesanz, J. C., Clark, S. L., & Howes, C. (2010). Family and social risk, and parental investments during the early childhood years as predictors of low–income children’s school readiness outcomes. Early Childhood Research Quarterly, 25, 432-449. doi: 10.1016/j.ecresq.2010.01.002

Stanford, E. A., Chambers, C. T., Biesanz, J. C., & Chen, E. (2008). The frequency, trajectories and predictors of adolescent recurrent pain: A population–based approach. Pain, 138, 11-21. doi: 10.1016/j.pain.2007.10.032

Mistry, R. S., Biesanz, J. C., Chien, N., Howes, C., & Benner, A. D. (2008). Socioeconomic status, parental investments, and the cognitive and behavioral outcomes of low-income children from immigrant and native households. Early Childhood Research Quarterly, 23, 193-212. doi: 10.1016/j.ecresq.2008.01.002

Dunn, E. W., Biesanz, J. C., Human, L. J., & Finn, S. (2007). Misunderstanding the affective consequences of everyday social interactions: The hidden benefits of putting one’s best face forward. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 92, 990-1005. doi: 10.1037/0022-3514.92.6.990

Mistry, R. S., Biesanz, J. C., Taylor, L. C., Burchinal, M., & Cox, M. J. (2004). Family income and its relation to preschool children’s adjustment for families in the NICHD study of early child care. Developmental Psychology, 40, 727-745. doi: 10.1037/0012-1649.40.5.727

Hyde, J. S., Else-Quest, N. M., Goldsmith, H. H., & Biesanz, J. C. (2004). Children’s temperament and behavior problems predict their employed mothers’ work functioning. Child Development, 75, 580-594. doi: 10.1111/j.1467-8624.2004.00694.x

Postle, B. R., Shapiro, L. A., & Biesanz, J. C. (2002). On having one’s data shared. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 14, 838-840. doi: 10.1162/089892902760191063

Biesanz, J. C., Neuberg, S. L., Smith, D. M., Asher, T., & Judice, T. N. (2001). When accuracy-motivated perceivers fail: Limited attentional resources and the reemerging self-fulfilling prophecy. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 27, 621-629. doi: 10.1177/0146167201275010

Biesanz, J. C., Neuberg, S. L., Judice, T. N., & Smith, D. M. (1999). When interviewers desire accurate impressions: The effects of notetaking on the influence of expectations. Journal of Applied Social Psychology, 29, 2529-2549. doi: 10.1111/j.1559-1816.1999.tb00124.x

Smith, D. M., Neuberg, S. L., Judice, T. N., & Biesanz, J. C. (1997). Target complicity in the confirmation and disconfirmation of erroneous perceiver expectations: Immediate and longer term implications. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 73, 974-991. doi: 10.1037/0022-3514.73.5.974

Drake, R. E., Becker, D. R., Biesanz, J. C., Wyzik, P. F., & Torrey, W. C. (1996). Day treatment versus supported employment for persons with severe mental illness: A replication study.   Psychiatric Services, 47, 1125-1127.

Drake, R. E., McHugo, G. J., & Biesanz, J. C. (1995). The test-retest reliability of standardized instruments among homeless persons with substance use disorders. Journal of Studies on Alcohol, 56, 161-167.

Drake, R. E., Becker, D. R., Biesanz, J. C., Torrey, W. C., McHugo, G. J., & Wyzik, P. F. (1994). Rehabilitative day treatment vs. supported employment: I. Vocational outcomes. Community Mental Health Journal, 30, 519-532. doi: 10.1007/BF02189068

Noordsy, D. L., Drake, R. E., Biesanz, J. C., & McHugo, G. J. (1994). Family history of alcoholism in schizophrenia. Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease, 182, 651-655. doi: 10.1097/00005053-199411000-00009 [also in Drake, R. E., Mercer-McFadden, C., McHugo, G. J., Mueser, K. T., Rosenberg, S. D., Clark, R. E., & Brunette, M. F. (Eds.) (1998). Readings in dual diagnosis (pp. 95 – 104). Columbia, MD: International Association of Psychosocial Rehabilitation Services.]

Osher, F. C., Drake, R. E., Noordsy, D. L., Teague, G. B., Hurlbut, S. C., Biesanz, J. C., & Beaudett, M. S. (1994). Correlates and outcomes of alcohol use disorder among rural outpatients with schizophrenia. The Journal of Clinical Psychiatry, 55, 109-113.