Dr. Tracie Stewart
Dr. Tracie Stewart is a social psychologist with over 20 years of research and teaching
experience on intergroup relations. As Professor of Psychological Science at Kennesaw
State University, she specializes in the study of the causes and consequences of unconscious
biases in the workplace and the design of effective, research-based strategies to
reduce the negative effects of these biases. She was the recipient of the 2010 Outstanding
Teaching Award from the American Psychological Association's Society for the Psychological
Study of Social Issues and the 2021 RCHSS Outstanding Teacher Award.
Dr. Stewart has published over thirty book chapters and journal articles on the psychology of intergroup relations, has served terms as Associate Editor and Editorial Board Member for journals such as Basic and Applied Social Psychology and the British Journal of Social Psychology, and is a fellow of the Society of Experimental Social Psychology. External funding for Dr. Stewart's research includes a Cultural Contract grant from the Russell Sage Foundation. Dr. Stewart has also designed and implemented evidence-based unconscious bias awareness and reduction training programs for businesses, organizations, and federal agencies, including the United States Social Security Administration.
Dr. Stewart was a first-sibling, first-generation college student. She welcomes the opportunity to teach and mentor students of all generational college backgrounds.