Devin Ray, Ph.D.
Ray, Devin
 
 

Former member of staff

Scientist

Devin Ray, Ph.D.

Member of the Knowledge Exchange Lab and Social Processes Lab

Devin G. Ray is a post-doctoral research scientist at the Knowledge Media Research Center. He studied undergraduate psychology at the University of California, Santa Cruz (B.A. in 2003) under the advisement of Prof. Dr. Stephen C. Wright. He conducted his graduate level work in social psychology at the University of California, Santa Barbara (Ph.D. 2009) under the advisement of Prof. Dr. Diane M. Mackie.

Research interests

Social categorization in intergroup contexts, social comparison, knowledge sharing during collaboration

Publications

Articles in refereed Journals

  • Michel, Ch. W., Ray, D. G., Kaup, B., & Hesse, F. W. (in press). Perspective image comprehension depends on both visual and proprioceptive information. Attention, Perception, & Psychophysics.
     
  • Ray, D., Neugebauer, J., Sassenberg, K., Buder, J., & Hesse, F. W. (2013). Motivated shortcomings in explanation: The role of comparative self-evaluation and awareness of explanation recipient knowledge. Journal of Experimental Psychology: General, 142, 445-457. request document
     
  • Ray, D., & Matschke, C. (2012). Cross-group recognition bias generalizes to diverse non-face representations of digital identity. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 48(1), 387-390. request document
     
  • Ray, D. G., Mackie, D. M., Smith E. R., & Terman, A. (2012). Discrete emotions elucidate the effects of crossed-categorization on prejudice. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 48(1), 55-69. request document
     
  • Ray, D. G., Way, N., & Hamilton, D. L. (2010). Crossed-categorization, evaluation, and face recognition. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 46(2), 449-452. request document
     
  • Ray, D. G., & Mackie, D. M. (2009). A commitment approach to understanding group exit: When will an ex-member want to rejoin a former group? Group Processes and Intergroup Relations, 12, 479-494. request document
     
  • Mackie, D. M., Smith, E. R., & Ray, D. G. (2008). Intergroup Emotions and Intergroup Relations. Social and Personality Psychology Compass , 2, 1866-1880. request document
     
  • Ray, D. G., Mackie, D. M., Rydell, R. J., & Smith, E. R. (2008). Changing categorization of self can change emotions about outgroups. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 44, 1210-1213.
     
  • Rydell, R. J., Hugenberg, K., Ray, D. G., & Mackie, D. M. (2007). Implicit theories about groups and stereotyping: The role of group entitativity. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 33, 549-558. request document
     

Chapters in Edited Books

  • Ray, D., Mackie, D. M., & Smith, E. R. (in press). Intergroup emotion: Self-categorization, emotion, and the regulation of intergroup conflict. In M. Salmela & Ch. von Scheve (Eds.), Collective Emotions. Oxford: Oxford University Press.
     

Conference Contributions

  • Neugebauer, J., Ray, D., & Sassenberg, K. (2014, July). How upward comparisons and knowledge awareness influence knowledge exchange. 17th General Meeting of the European Association of Social Psychology (EASP). Amsterdam, The Neterlands. [Poster]
     
  • Neugebauer, J., Ray, D., & Sassenberg, K. (2013, January). When people with superior knowledge are less attractive collaborators: The role of meta-knowledge about what others know and social comparisons. 14th Annual Meeting of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology. New Orleans, LA, USA. [Poster]
     
  • Ray, D., Neugebauer, J., & Sassenberg, K. (2013, June). Motivated shortcomings in explanation: The role of comparative self-evaluation and awareness of explanation recipients’ knowledge. Small Group Meeting on the Social Determinants and Social Consequences of Threat. Berlin. [Talk]
     
  • Neugebauer, J., Ray, D.G., Sassenberg, K., Buder, J., & Hesse, F.W. (2012, September). Verstehen und Handhabung sozialer Abwärtsvergleiche bei Knowledge Awareness. 48. Kongress der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Psychologie. Bielefeld. [Vortrag]
     
  • Ray, D., & Matschke, C. (2012, January). Cross-group recognition bias generalizes to diverse non-face digital representations of identity. 13th Annual Meeting of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology (SPSP). San Diego, CA, USA. [Poster]
     
  • Ray, D. (2011, December). Boundary conditions and mechanisms of cross-group recognition bias. University of Lancaster, Lancaster, UK. [Talk]
     
  • Ray, D. (2011, January). Discrete emotions mediate and elucidate the effects of crossed categorization on prejudice: Examples from American politics, sexual prejudice, and the laboratory. 12th Annual Meeting of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology. San Antonio, USA. [Poster]
     
  • Ray, D. (2011, December). Boundary conditions and mechanisms of cross-group recognition bias. Department of Psychology. Lancaster University, UK. [Talk]
     
  • Ray, D., Sassenberg, K., Buder, J., & Hesse F.W. (2011, July). Knowledge hoarding during cooperation: The role of social comparison and knowledge awareness. 16th General Meeting of the European Association of Social Psychology (EASP). Stockholm, Sweden. [Talk]
     
  • Ray, D. G. (2011, March). The role of social comparison orientation in knowledge sharing during collaborative learning. Institut für Psychologie, Universität Ulm. [Talk]
     
  • Ray, D. (2010, October). Knowledge awareness, social comparison orientation, and knowledge communicationin collaborative learning. Institut für Erziehungswissenschaft, Universität Tübingen. [Talk]
     
  • Way, N., Ray, D. G., & Hamilton, D. L. (2010, January). Crossed-categorization, evaluation, and face recognition. 11th annual convention of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology. Las Vegas, NV, USA. [Poster]
     
  • Ray, D. G. (2009, March). Clarifying crossed-categorization: Discrete emotions explain intergroup evaluations. Kellogg School of Business. Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois, USA. [Talk]
     
  • Ray, D. G., Mackie, D. M., Rydell, R. J., & Smith, E. R. (2009, February). Changing categorization of self can change emotions about outgroups. 10th annual convention of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology. Tampa, FL. [Poster] request document
     
  • Terman, A. W., Ray, D. G., Mackie, D. M., & Smith, E. R. (2009, February). Discrete emotions mediate the effects of crossed-categorization on prejudice. 10th annual convention of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology. Tampa, FL. [Poster]
     
  • Ray, D. G., & Mackie, D. M. (2008, February). Acting as “me” versus acting as “we”: Differentiating between action as a group member and action as an individual. 9th annual convention of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology. Albuquerque, NM, USA. [Poster]
     
  • Ray, D. G., & Mackie, D. M. (2007, September). Outgroup directed emotion depends on self-categorization. 54th annual convention of the Social Psychology Section of the British Psychological Society. Canterbury, UK. [Talk]
     
  • Ray, D. G., Mackie, D. M., Rydell, R. J., & Smith, E. R. (2007, January). How you feel about them depends on how you think about you: Emotion directed at police officers differs according to ingroup identity activation. 8th annual convention of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology. Memphis, TN, USA. [Poster]
     
  • Rydell, R. J., Hugenberg, K., Ray, D. G., & Mackie, D. M. (2007, January). Implicit theories about groups and stereotyping: The role of group entitativity. 8th annual meeting of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology. Memphis, TN, USA. [Poster]
     
  • Ray, D. G., & Mackie, D. M. (2006, January). Group exit: The role of commitment in the desire to rejoin a group. 7th annual convention of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology. Palm Springs, CA, USA. [Poster]