Kenneth DeBono

Kenneth DeBono

Job Title
Gilbert R. Livingston Professor of Behavioral Sciences
Bailey Hall 311A
Department/Program: Psychology

Publications

*DeBono, K.G., & Kuschpel, A. (2014). Gender differences in religiosity: The role of self-monitoring. North American Journal of Psychology. 16. 415-426.

*Smidt, K., & DeBono, K. G. (2011). On the effects of product name on product evaluation: An individual difference perspective. Social Influence, 6, 131-141.

*Pagano, V., & DeBono, K. G. (2011). The effects of mood on moral judgment: The role of self-monitoring. Journal of Applied Social Psychology, 41, 2928-2942.

Areas of interest

Psychology of persuasion, psychology of religion, and motivations underlying religious beliefs.

Courses

Professor DeBono teaches courses in Introductory Psychology, Social Psychology, Statistics, and seminars in Psychology of Religion.

Presentations

*Miller, J. E., & DeBono, K. G. (2016). The connection between self-monitoring and theory of mind. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Eastern Psychological Association, New York, NY.

*DeBono, K. G., & Kozain, K. (2015). Message framing and ad evaluation: The role of self-monitoring. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Eastern Psychological Association, Philadelphia, PA.

*DeBono, K. G., Nyman, C. R., & Howard, R. M. (March, 2013). Reading the mind in the eyes: The role of self-monitoring. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Eastern Psychological Association, New York, NY.

*Howard, R. M., & DeBono, K. G. (March, 2013). Self-monitoring and mental rotation ability: Implications for theory of mind. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Eastern Psychological Association, New York, NY.

Academic credentials

B.A., Grinnell College; Ph.D., University of Minnesota