Dr. Kopetz is accepting graduate students for 2020-2021

SPSP, New Orleans, 2020

Join us for a day of cutting edge research in motivation and goal pursuit at SPSP, New Orleans, 2020 Motivation Science | SPSP Meetings



Dr. Kopetz receives a grant from the National Institutes of Health to investigate the self-regulatory mechanisms underlying daily compared to intermittent smoking.


Kopetz, C., Woerner, J. I., MacPherson, L., & Lejuez, C. W., Nelson, C. A., Zeanah, C. H., & Fox, N. (2018). Early psychosocial deprivation and adolescent risk-taking: The role of motivation and executive control. Journal of Experimental Psychology: General; 10.1037/xge0000486.

Kopetz, C., Woerner, J. I., Starnes, W., & Dedvukaj, J. (2018). It’s risky, therefore I do it: Counterfinality as a source of perceived instrumentality of risk behavior as means to goals. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology;

Kopetz, C., Woerner, J. I., Briskin, J. L. (2018). Another look at impulsivity: Could impulsive behavior represent strategic goal pursuit? Social and Personality Psychology Compass; e12385.


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