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Erika carlson

Assistant Professor

Email: erikan.carlson@utoronto.ca

Curriculum Vitae

 

Example Publications

Are self-reports accurate?

Barranti, M., Carlson, E. N., & Furr, R. M. (in press). Disagreement about moral character is linked to interpersonal costs. Social Psychological and Personality Science. PDF

Gallrein, A. B., Weßels, N. M., Carlson, E. N., & Leising, D. (2016). I still cannot see it – A replication of blind spots in self-perception. Journal of Research in Personality60, 1–7. PDF

Carlson, E. N., Vazire, S., & Oltmanns, T. F. (2013). Self-other knowledge asymmetries in personality pathology. Journal of Personality, 81, 155-170. PDF

Carlson, E. N. (2013). Overcoming barriers to self-knowledge: Mindfulness as a path to seeing yourself as you really are. Perspectives on Psychological Science, 8, 173-186. PDF

Gallrein, M. B., Carlson, E. N., Holstein, M., & Leising, D. (2013). You spy with your little eye: People are “blind” to some of the ways in which they are consensually seen by others. Journal of Research in Personality, 47, 464-471. PDF

Vazire, S., & Carlson, E. N. (2011). Others sometimes know us better than we know ourselves. Current Directions in Psychological Science, 20, 104-108. PDF

Vazire, S., & Carlson, E. N. (2010). Self-knowledge of personality: Do people know themselves? Social and Personality Psychology Compass, 4, 605-620. PDF

Do people know their reputation?

Carlson, E. N. (2016). Weighing the costs and benefits of knowing your reputation?: Does meta-accuracy foster relationship quality? Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 111, 250-264. PDF

Carlson, E. N. (2016). Do psychologically adjusted individuals know what other people really think about them? The link between psychological adjustment and meta-accuracy. Social Psychological and Personality Science, 7, 717-725. PDF

Carlson, E. N., & Oltmanns, T. F. (2015). The role of metaperception in personality disorders: Do people with personality problems know how others experience their personality? Journal of Personality Disorders, 29, 431-448. PDF

Carlson, E. N., & Furr, R. M. (2013). Resolution for meta-accuracy: Should people trust their beliefs about how others see them? Social Psychological and Personality Science, 4, 419-426. PDF

Carlson, E. N., & Kenny, D. A. (2012). Meta-accuracy: Do we know how others see us? In S. Vazire & T. D. Wilson (Eds.), Handbook of self-knowledge (pp. 242-257). New York, NY: Guilford Press.

Carlson, E. N., Vazire, S., & Furr, R. M. (2011). Meta-insight: Do people really know how others see them? Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 101, 831-846. PDF

Carlson, E. N., Furr, R. M., & Vazire, S. (2010). Do we know the first impressions we make? Evidence for idiographic meta-accuracy and calibration of first impressions. Social Psychological and Personality Science, 1, 94-98. PDF

Carlson, E. N., & Furr, R. M. (2009). Differential meta-accuracy: People understand the different impressions they make.  Psychological Science, 20, 1033-1039. PDF

Personality Problems

Carlson, E. N., & Lawless DesJardins, N. M. (2015). Do mean guys always finish first or just say that they do? Narcissists’ awareness of their social status and popularity over time. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 41, 901-917PDF

Carlson, E. N. (2015). Are clinicians asking the right questions? The role of metaperceptions as an assessment tool. Clinical Psychology: Science and Practice, 22, 25-28. PDF

Carlson, E. N., & Oltmanns, T. F. (2015). The role of metaperceptions in personality disorders: Do people with personality problems know how others experience their personality? Journal of Personality Disorders, 29, 431-448. PDF

Carlson, E. N. (2013). Honestly arrogant or simply misunderstood? Narcissists’ awareness of their narcissism. Self and Identity, 12, 259-277. PDF

Carlson, E. N., Vazire, S., & Oltmanns, T. F. (2011). You probably think this paper's about you: Narcissists' perceptions of their personality and reputation. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 101, 185-201. PDF

Carlson, E. N., Naumann, L. P., & Vazire, S. (2011). Getting to know a narcissist inside and out: Self and other perspectives on narcissism. In W. K. Campbell & J. D. Miller (Eds.) Handbook of narcissism and narcissistic personality disorder: Theoretical appraoches, empicial findings, and treatments. Hobeken, NJ: John Wiley & Sons.

Response Surface Analysis

Barranti, M., Carlson, E. N., & Cote, S. (In press). How to test questions about similarity in personality and social psychology research: Description and empirical demonstration of response surface analysis. Social Psychological and Personality SciencePDF Supplemental Materials