Neil A. Lewis Jr.

Assistant Professor
Communication, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences; General Internal Medicine, Weill Cornell Medicine

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Contact Information

467 Mann Library Building
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853

Neil A. Lewis Jr.

Assistant Professor
Communication, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences; General Internal Medicine, Weill Cornell Medicine

Expertise

Behavioral science and policy; equity in social interventions; inequality in education, health, and environmental issues; research methods in the social sciences

Current Research Interest

Psychology of communication; science of social interventions; interventions and policies to promote equity in society

Distinction

Rising Star, Association for Psychological Science
SAGE Young Scholar, Society for Personality and Social Psychology
Research and Extension Award for Outstanding Accomplishments in Science and Public Policy, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences

Selected Publications

Lewis, Neil A., Jr. “Can We Achieve ‘Equality’ When We Have Different Understandings of Its Meaning? How Contexts and Identities Shape the Pursuit of Egalitarian Goals.” Psychological Inquiry 32, no. 3 (2021): 155–164.

Lewis, Neil A., Jr. “Open Communication Science: A Primer on Why and Some Recommendations for How.” Communication Methods and Measures 14, no. 2 (2020): 71–82.

Cornell Research Website Article

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