Stuart Oskamp

 Stuart Oskamp
Advisory Board

Emeritus Professor
Claremont Graduate University


Stuart Oskamp is an emeritus professor at Claremont Graduate University. His main research interests are in the areas of attitudes and attitude change, applied social psychology, behavioral aspects of energy and resource conservation, and social issues and public policy. His books include Attitudes and Opinions and Applied Social Psychology. He has been elected president of the Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues (SPSSI) and of the APA Division of Population and Environmental Psychology, and as a member of the American Psychological Association (APA) Council of Representatives. He has also served as editor of the Journal of Social Issues and of the Applied Social Psychology Annual. From 1984 to 2003 he organized the annual Claremont Symposium on Applied Social Psychology and co-edited the resulting annual volume published by Sage Publications.

Selected Publications: 

Oskamp, S. & Schultz, P. W. (2005). Attitudes and Opinions. Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates.

Oskamp, S. (2000). Psychology of promoting environmentalism: Psychological contributions to achieving an ecologically sustainable future for humanity. Journal of Social Issues, 56(3), 373-390.

Oskamp, S. & Schultz, P. W. (1997). Applied Social Psychology Annual. Upper Saddle River, NJ: Prentice Hall.