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Loyola University Chicago

Department of Psychology

James R. Larson, Jr.

Title: Professor, Chair 
Office: Coffey 225 
Phone: 773-508-3192 

 


Personal Information

Ph.D., M.S., Social Psychology, University of Washington
B.A. Psychology, Seattle University

Research:

Research Website: http://homepages.luc.edu/~jlarson4

 The research that my students and I conduct focuses on the problem-solving and decision-making performance of small groups.  Broadly stated, this work examines the interpersonal and social interaction processes by which small groups of people transform a diverse array of facts, opinions, and preferences into consensual, group-level judgments and decisions.  This research seeks to better understand how groups handle the information that is available to them, and how their information-handling capabilities affect the decisions they make. For a full description of my research, please see my personal website.



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Psychology Department · 1032 W. Sheridan Road · Chicago, IL 60660
Phone: 773.508.3001 · Fax: 773.508.8713

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