Below is a list of awards, published work and conference presentations on research Jake has either personally conducted or reviewed. For a complete list of his research and psychological work, click here to view his CV. To see his profile of research interests, visit his page at OSU here.
Teeny, J. & Petty, R. (2018). The role of perceived attitudinal bases on spontaneous and requested advocacy. Journal for Experimental Social Psychology, 76 (in press), p.175-85. doi.org/10.1016/j.jesp.2018.02.003
Zunick, P., Teeny, J., & Fazio, R. (2017). Are some attitudes more self-defining than others? Assessing self-related attitude functions and their consequences. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin. 43 (8), 1136-49. doi.org/10.1177/0146167217705121
Petty, R. E., Briñol, P., Teeny, J., & Horcajo, J. (2018). The elaboration likelihood model: Implications of elaboration and validation for sport psychology. In J. Dimmock & B. Jackson (Eds.). Persuasion and Communication in Sport and Physical Activity. Routledge: University of Wolverhampton, UK
Teeny, J., Briñol, P., & Petty, R. E. (2017). The elaboration likelihood model: Understanding consumer attitude change. In C. Jansson-Boyd & M. Zawisza (Eds.). International handbook of consumer psychology. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
Teeny, J., Deng, X., & Unnava, R. (2018). Explaining arousal’s influence on word of mouth: The motivations elicited by energetic and tense arousal. Talk presented at Attitudes and Social Influence pre-conference at the Society for Personality and Social Psychology, Atlanta, GA.
Teeny, J. & Petty, R. (2018). Do opposers make sorer losers? Valence framing on reactions to a preferred candidate’s loss. Talk accepted at the Midwestern Psychological Association annual meeting, Chicago, IL.
Teeny, J. (2017). The not so scarlet A: Using self-persuasion to reduce the stigma surrounding academic success. Talk presented at the Intervention Colloquium at the Summer Institute for Social and Personality Psychology, Los Angeles, CA.
Teeny, J., Briñol, P., & Petty, R (2017). Selfish versus altruistic goals influence thought use in self-persuasion. Talk presented at the Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL.
Teeny, J., Deng, X., & Unnava, R. (2016). The buzz behind the “buzz” matters: Energetic and tense arousal as two routes to word of mouth. Talk presented at the Hayes Graduate Research Forum, Columbus, OH.
Teeny, J., Deng, X., & Unnava, R. (2016). Energetic and tense arousal as separate predictors of positive and negative word-of-mouth. Talk presented at the Attitudes Cavalcade, Columbus, OH.
Teeny, J. & Petty, R. (2016). What gets people to actively convince you of their beliefs? Talk presented at the Three Minute Thesis Competition, Columbus, OH
Teeny, J. & Petty, R. (2016). Advocating Hedonic versus Utilitarian Objects after Positive and Negative Experiences. Talk presented at the Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL.
Teeny, J. & Petty, R. (2016). Engaging in word-of-mouth after positive and negative experiences: Product type on WOM likelihood. Talk presented at the Business section of the Hayes Invitational Research Forum, Columbus, OH. [awarded 1st place]
Teeny, J. & Petty, R. (2015). Proactive and reactive advocacy: The attitudinal properties that lead to persuasion attempts. Talk presented at the Midwestern Psychological Association Conference, Chicago, IL.
Teeny, J. & Petty, R. (2015) When do people try to convince you of their beliefs?: The differential effects of affect and cognition on two types of advocacy. Talk presented at the Social and Behavioral Sciences section at the Invitational Hayes Research Forum, Columbus, OH. [awarded 4th place]
Teeny, J. & Petty, R. (2015). Getting a grasp on advocacy: Some first steps toward understanding when sources try to convince others. Talk presented at the Conference for Attitudes Research, Columbus, OH
Teeny, J., Luttrell, A. & Petty, R. (2014). Believe what I believe!: Correctness and clarity as two paths to proselytism. Talk presented at the Attitudes and Social Influence Conference, Catalina Island, CA.
Zigterman, J., Teeny, J., Bercovitz, K. & Simone P. (2012). The effects of distributed practice on older and younger adults. Talk presented at the Western Psychological Association, Burlingame, CA
2018 Lead Graduate Teaching Associate
2018 SPSP Graduate Travel Award
2017 Colloquium Co-Chair, Ohio State University*
2017 Hayes Research Competition – Business – (1st Place)
2016 Spring Graduate Student Research Forum – (3rd Place)
2016 Hayes Research Competition – Business – (1st Place)
2015 Hayes Research Competition – Social & Behavioral Sciences – (4th Place)
2014 The Ohio State University Graduate Fellowship (2013-2014)
2012 Psychology Academic Excellence Award, Santa Clara University
2012 Philosophy Sourisseau Award, Santa Clara University
2011 Hackworth Fellowship for Applied Ethics, Santa Clara University
*awarded to the student most distinguished in research, teaching, and service
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