Brown Social Science Center, 003
DegreesBrandeis University, Ph.D.
State University of New York at Fredonia, B.A.
ProfileMichael 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.
|PSYC||2a||Psychological and Socio-Cultural Perspectives on Health|
|PSYC||52a||Research Methods and Laboratory in Psychology|
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.