Lecturer in Psychology
Ph.D., Brandeis University
Field of Specialty
Brown Social Science Center 003
Michael Joel Polito
Michael Polito, Ph.D. is a graduate of Brandeis University's Psychology Department. His dissertation work focused on how stereotypes of older adults can affect their driving performance as well as their stress levels. Michael is interested in stress both on a mental and physiological level.
Agrigoroaei, S., Polito, M., Lee, A., Kranz-Graham, E., Seeman, T., Lachman, Margie, E.. "Cortisol response to challenge involving low controllability: The role of control beliefs and age." Biological Psychology 93. 1 (2013): 138-142.
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