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I am not currently pursuing new academic research projects.  However, I still welcome the opportunity to serve as a peer-reviewer for research on motivated reasoning, "Big Data" methods in psychology, moral psychology, political ideology, and well-being -- especially for work that builds upon any of the research below.

19. Oberoi, P., Wojcik, S. P., Bolks, G. L., Akinsipe, T., Baber, K. M., Kannan, P. D., ... & Salinas-Ortiz, R. (2022). System and method for text processing for summarization and optimization.  U.S. Patent No. US20220253472A1.

18. Gampa, A.*, Wojcik, S. P.*, Motyl, M., Nosek, B., & Ditto, P. H. (2019). (Ideo)logical reasoning: Ideology impairs sound reasoning. Social Psychological and Personality Science.

17. Ditto, P. H., Clark, C. J., Liu, B. S., Wojcik, S. P., Chen, E. E., Grady, R. H., Zinger, J. F., & Celniker, J. B. (2019). Partisan bias and its discontents. Perspectives in Psychological Science, 14, 304-316.

16. Ditto, P. H., Liu, B., Clark, C. J., Wojcik, S. P., Grady, R., Chen, E. E., Celniker, J., & Zinger, J. (2019). At least bias is bipartisan: A meta-analytic comparison of partisan bias in liberals and conservatives. Perspectives in Psychological Science, 14, 273-291.

15. Liu, B. S., Ditto, P. H., & Wojcik, S. P. (2018). Moral coherence processes and denial of moral complexity. Atlas of Moral Psychology, 371-381.

14. Chen, E. E., & Wojcik, S. P. (2016). A practical guide to Big Data research in psychology. Psychological Methods, 21, 458-474.

13. Jones, N. M., Wojcik, S. P., Sweeting, J., & Silver, R. C. (2016). Tweeting negative emotion: An investigation of Twitter data in the aftermath of violence on college campuses. Psychological Methods, 21, 526-541.

12. Wojcik, S. P., Hovasapian, A., Graham, J., Motyl, M., & Ditto, P. H. (2015). Defining the happiness gap--Response. Science, 348, 1216.

11. Wojcik, S. P., Hovasapian, A., Graham, J., Motyl, M., & Ditto, P. H. (2015). Conservatives report, but Liberals display, greater happiness. Science, 347, 1243-1246.

10. Wojcik, S. P., & Ditto, P. H. (2015). Conservative self-enhancement. Unpublished manuscript.

9. Ksendzova, M., Iyer, R., Hill, G., Wojcik, S. P., & Howell, R. T. (2015). The portrait of a hedonist: The personality and ethics behind the value and maladaptive pursuit of pleasure. Journal of Personality and Individual Differences, 79, 68-74.

8. Ditto, P. H., Wojcik, S. P., Chen, E., Grady, R., & Ringel, M. (2015). Political bias is tenacious. Commentary on target article, Political diversity will improve social psychological science (J. Duarte, J. Crawford, C. Stern, J. Haidt, L. Jussim, & P. E. Tetlock). Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 38, 23-24.

7. Wojcik, S. P., & Ditto, P. H. (2014). Motivated happiness: Self-enhancement inflates self-reported subjective well-being. Social and Personality Psychological Science, 5, 825-834.

6. Lai, C. K., Marini, M., Lehr, S. A., Cerruti, C., Shin, J. L., Joy-Gaba, J. A., Ho, A. K., Teachman, B. A., Wojcik, S. P., … & Nosek, B. A. (2014). Reducing implicit racial preferences: I. A comparative investigation of 17 interventions. Journal of Experimental Psychology: General, 143, 1765-1785.

5. Johnson, K. M., Iyer, R., Wojcik, S. P., Vaisey, S., Miles, A., Chu, V., & Graham, J. (2014). Ideology-specific patterns of moral disengagement predict intentions not to vote. Analyses of Social Issues and Public Policy, 14, 61-77.

4. Graham, J., Haidt, J., Koleva, S., Motyl, M., Iyer, R., Wojcik, S. P., & Ditto, P. H. (2013). Moral Foundations Theory: The pragmatic validity of moral pluralism. Advances in Experimental Social Psychology, 47, 55-130.

3. Kwan, V. S. Y., Wojcik, S. P., Miron-shatz, T., Votruba, A., & Olivola, C. (2012). Effects of symptom presentation order on perceived disease risk. Psychological Science, 23, 381-385.

2. Ditto, P. H., Liu, B., & Wojcik, S. P. (2012). Is anything sacred anymore? Commentary on target article, Mind perception is the essence of morality (K. Gray, L. Young, & A. Waytz), Psychological Inquiry, 23, 155-161.

1. Kwan, V. S. Y., Diaz, P., Wojcik, S. P., Matula, K. A., Kim, S. H. Y., & Rodriguez, K. (2011). Self as the target and the perceiver: A componential approach to self-enhancement. Psychological Studies, 56, 151-158.