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  • Wiebke Bleidorn

    Wiebke Bleidorn

    Assistant Professor

        University of California, Davis
    Office: 268J Young Hall


    Curriculum Vitae


    Research Interests

    My research centers around the conditions, mechanisms, and consequences of personality stability and change. Specifically, in two lines of research I study both long-term changes in personality across the life span and short-term fluctuations in people’s way of dealing with the world – that is, personality dynamics and personality functioning in people’s daily lives. To this end, I use a broad portfolio of research designs, including behavioral genetic designs, prospective longitudinal studies, cross-cultural designs, and experience-sampling methodology. A thread that runs through all of my studies is a focus on the socio-environmental influences that are responsible for both stability and change in personality and behavior.