Slovic, Paul

Full Name: 
Slovic, Paul

Researcher Profile

Professor of Psychology
University of Oregon
+1 541 485 2400
Office Address: 
United States
Research Expertise: 
Social/Personality, Judgment and Decision Making, Risk Perception, Affect and Information Processing, Genocide and Human Rights
Dr. Slovic studies judgment and decision processes with an emphasis on decision making under conditions of risk. His work examines fundamental issues such as the influence of affect on judgments and decisions. He also studies the factors that underlie perceptions of risk and attempts to assess the importance of these perceptions for the management of risk in society. His most recent research examines psychological factors contributing to apathy toward genocide. He no longer does classroom teaching but does advise students in their research. For further information visit Dr. Slovic's
Professional Experience: 
To Present