Elaine Scorpio

Faculty / Elaine Scorpio

Chairperson & Associate Professor

Office Location 
Science Hall 319D
Mailing Address 
2083 Lawrenceville Road , Lawrenceville, NJ 08648
Elaine Scorpio

Syracuse University, Social Psychology

Dr. Scorpio is a social psychologist whose interests are focused on the impact of stereotyping and biases on social perception, judgment and decision making. She has studied the role of gender and racial biases on judgments in many different contexts. Of particular interest are the effects of gender stereotypes on perceptions of female leaders. Dr. Scorpio teaches Introductory Psychology and Research/ Statistics as well as courses in various areas of social psychology.