Corey L. Guenther, PhD
Corey L. Guenther, PhD

Corey L. Guenther, PhD

Associate Professor
College of Arts and Sciences

Academic Appointments

Department

  • Psychology

Position

  • Associate Professor

Publications and Presentations

Articles

  • Alicke, M. D., Zell, E., & Guenther, C. L. (2013). Social self-analysis: Constructing, protecting, and enhancing the self., Advances in Experimental Social Psychology, 48, 173-234
  • Alicke, M. D., Guenther, C. L., & Zell, E. (2012). Social self-analysis: Constructing and maintaining personal identity., Handbook of Self and Identity, 291-308
  • Guenther, C. L., & Alicke, M. D. (2011). Self-enhancement and self-protection in social judgment, Handbook of Self Enhancement and Self Protetction, 174-191
  • Guenther, C. L., & Alicke, M. D. (2008). Self-enhancement and belief perseverance., Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 44, 706-712
  • Guenther, C. L., & Alicke, M. D. (2010). Deconstructing the better-than-average effect, Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 99, 755-770
  • Miller, R. L., & Guenther, C. L. (2011). Factors that promote student engagement, Promoting Student Engagement, 1, 10-17
  • Guenther, C. L., & Alicke, M. D. (2010). Social self, The Corsini Encyclopedia of Psychology and Behavioral Science
  • Guenther, C. L., Meisinger, R., & Vanderzanden, K. (2014). Projection, Encyclopedia of Deception, 780-783
  • Guenther, C. L., Taylor, S. G., & Alicke, M. D. (2015). Differential reliance on performance outliers in athletic self-assessment, Journal of Applied Social Psychology, 45, 374-382
  • Guenther, C. L., & Alicke, M. D. (2013). Psychology of the self. Retrieved from www.oxfordbibliographies.com/view/document/obo-9780199828340/obo-9780199828340- 0093.xml, Oxford Bibliographies in Psychology
  • Guenther, C. L. (2015). Scholarship of teaching and learning., Academic Advising: A Handbook for Advisors and Students, 2, 43-46
  • Tauer, J. M., Guenther, C. L., & Rozek, C. S. (2009). Is there a home choke in decisive playoff basketball games?, Journal of Applied Sport Psychology, 21, 148-162
  • Markman, K. D., & Guenther, C. L. (2007). Psychological momentum: Intuitive physics and naive beliefs, Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 33, 800-812

Presentations

  • Alicke, M. D., Guenther, C. L., & Zell, E. (2014, May). If it’s good, I’m it: Self-identification with the ideal. Paper presented in Symposium on “Hopeful Delusions: Formation and Function of Optimistic Biases”, at the meeting of the Association for Psychological Science, San Francisco, CA., 2014
  • Dilla, A, Coakley, V., Eickhoff, B., Mott, M., & Guenther, C.L. (2014, May). “My day was worse”: Comparative evaluations of negative personal experiences. Poster presented at the 86th annual meeting of the Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL., 2014
  • Vanderzanden, K., Guenther, C. L., Jones, K., & Ruthig, J. (2014, April). The role of threat severity in the processing of preference-inconsistent feedback. Poster presented at the 94th annual Western Psychological Association Convention, Portland, OR., 2014
  • Guenther, C. L. (2014, January). Intrinsic and Extrinsic Motivation. Invited talk at Papillion-La Vista South High School, Papillion, NE., 2014
  • Guenther, C.L., Coakley, V., Dilla, A., & Mott, M. (2013, May). Association of self with ideals as a source of self-aggrandizement. Poster presented at the meeting of the Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL., 2013
  • Guenther, C. L., & Alicke, M. D. (2013, January). “Ideal self” judgment and the moderating role of modesty. Poster presented at the meeting of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology, New Orleans, LA., 2013
  • Meisinger, R., Karski, C., Vanderzanden, K., & Guenther, C. L. (2013, January). Subtyping as a self-concept maintenance mechanism. Poster presented at the meeting of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology, New Orleans, LA., 2013
  • Guenther, C. L., Timberlake, E. A., & Sernett, K. (2012, May). The better-than-average effect as motivated enhancement. Poster presented at the meeting of the Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL., 2012
  • Lesiak, M., Applegate, K., & Guenther, C. L. (2012, May). Conflating self-description with ideal prescription in self-evaluation. Poster presented at the meeting of the Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL., 2012
  • Meisinger, R., Lesiak, M., & Guenther, C. L. (2012, May). An empirical examination of the betterthan- average heuristic. Poster presented at the meeting of the Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL., 2012
  • Guenther, C. L. (2012, March). The motivated self: Self-enhancement as a drive state. Poster presented at Creighton University’s University Research Day, Omaha, NE., 2012
  • Guenther, C. L. (2012, March). Personality: What it is and where it comes from. Invited talk at Papillion- La Vista South High School, Papillion, NE., 2012
  • Guenther, C. L. (2012, March). Intrinsic and Extrinsic Motivation. Invited talk at Papillion-La Vista South High School, Papillion, NE., 2012
  • Guenther, C. L., Applegate, K., Svoboda, S., & Adams, E. (2011, May). The ideal self is me: Deconstructing the self-evaluation process. Poster presented at the meeting of the Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL., 2011
  • Guenther, C. L., & Markman, K. D. (2011, February). Distinguishing between momentum and the hothand: It’s about context. Poster presented at the meeting of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology, San Antonio, TX., 2011
  • Alicke, M. D., & Guenther, C. L. (2010, October). If it’s good, I’m it. Paper presented at the Society for Experimental Social Psychology, Minneapolis, MN. Invited Symposium Chair: Current Perspectives on Self- Serving Perception and Construal., 2010
  • Guenther, C. L., & Alicke, M. D. (2010, February). “I am what I ought to be”: Conflating description with prescription in self-judgment. Poster presented at the meeting of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology, Las Vegas, NV., 2010
  • Guenther, C. L. (2009, October). Social Self. Invited talk at Papillion-La Vista South High School, Papillion, NE., 2009