8.Bernardo_j_Carducci

Bernardo J. Carducci

International scientific advisory board

EDUCATION AND CAREER
Kansas State University, Ph.D., 1981.
California State University, Fullerton, M.A., 1976.
California State University, Fullerton, B.A., 1974.
Mount San Antonio College, A.A., 1972.
1979-present: Department of Psychology, Indiana University Southeast, New Albany, Indiana USA.

PRESENT OFFICES
1997 to present: Director, Shyness Research Institute, Indiana University Southeast.
2014: Past-President, Italian American Psychology Assembly.

RESEARCH
The examination of the intrapersonal and interpersonal processes and expression of shyness.
The identification and evaluation of self-selected strategies for seeking happiness.

ACADEMIC ACTIVITY
Introduction to Psychology.
Psychology of Personality.
Career Planning for Psychology Majors.

ACTIVITIES
The development of pedagogy for teaching personality psychology.
The assessment of college-to-workplace readiness for psychology majors.


MOST IMPORTANT ARTICLES AND PUBLICATIONS

  • Carducci B. J. & Zimbardo P. G. (1995, November/ December)  “Are you shy?”, Psychology Today, pp. 34-41, 64, 66, 68, 70, 78, 82;
  • Carducci B. J. (1999) The Pocket guide to making successful small talk: How to talk to anyone anytime anywhere about anything. New Albany: Pocket Guide Publishing.  [Also published in Korean];
  • Carducci B. J. (2000) Shyness: A bold new approach. New York: HarperCollins Publishers.  [Also published in paperback and translated into Dutch, German, Korean, Spanish, Polish & Portuguese];
  • Carducci B. J. (2009) The psychology of personality: Viewpoints, research, and applications (2nd ed.) Malden, MA: Wiley-Blackwell;
  • Carducci B. J. (2009) “What shy individuals do to cope with their shyness: A content analysis and evaluation of self-selected coping strategies” Israel Journal of Journal of Psychiatry and Related Sciences, Vol. 46, pp. 45-52;
  • Carducci B. J. & Traughber B. D. (2012) “Instrumental goal pursuit as an individual-difference dimension in the seeking of happiness”, Journal of the Indiana Academy of the Social Sciences, Vol. 15, pp. 56-73;
  • Wong A. & Carducci B. J. (2013) “Does personality affect personal financial risk tolerance behavior?”, The IUP Journal of Applied Finance, Vol. 91, pp. 5-18.