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Dr Nancy Blaker

PhD (VU, Amsterdam)nancyblaker

Postdoctoral Fellow
Room: Commerce 616
Tel: +64 3 479 5094
Fax:  +64 3 479 8173
Email: nancy.blaker@otago.ac.nz

Research Interests

Nancy’s research interests include:

  • Dynamics of Social Hierarchies
  • Status, Power, and Leadership
  • Competition and Cooperation
  • Experimental Behavioural Economics
  • Evolutionary Psychology

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Publications

Spisak, B. R., Blaker, N. M., Lefevre, C. E., Moore, F. R., & Krebbers, K. F. B. (2014). A face for all seasons: Searching for context-specific leadership traits and discovering a general preference for perceived health. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 8, 792. doi: 10.3389/fnhum.2014.00792

Blaker, N. M., Rompa, I., Dessing, I. H., Vriend, A. I., Herschberg, C., & van Vugt, M. (2013). The height leadership advantage in men and women: Testing evolutionary psychology predictions about the perceptions of tall leaders. Group Processes & Intergroup Relations, 16(1), 17-27. doi: 10.1177/1368430212437211

Van Kleef, G. A., Homan, A. C., Finkenauer, C., Blaker, N. M., & Heerdink, M. W. (2012). Prosocial norm violations fuel power affordance [Report]. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 48(4), 937-942. doi: 10.1016/j.jesp.2012.02.022

Journal - Research Article

Spisak, B. R., Blaker, N. M., Lefevre, C. E., Moore, F. R., & Krebbers, K. F. B. (2014). A face for all seasons: Searching for context-specific leadership traits and discovering a general preference for perceived health. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 8, 792. doi: 10.3389/fnhum.2014.00792

Blaker, N. M., Rompa, I., Dessing, I. H., Vriend, A. I., Herschberg, C., & van Vugt, M. (2013). The height leadership advantage in men and women: Testing evolutionary psychology predictions about the perceptions of tall leaders. Group Processes & Intergroup Relations, 16(1), 17-27. doi: 10.1177/1368430212437211

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Journal - Research Other

Van Kleef, G. A., Homan, A. C., Finkenauer, C., Blaker, N. M., & Heerdink, M. W. (2012). Prosocial norm violations fuel power affordance [Report]. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 48(4), 937-942. doi: 10.1016/j.jesp.2012.02.022

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