Aaron C. Kay, Associate Professor of Management and Associate Professor of Psychology & Neuroscience and Affiliate of the Duke Initiative for Science & Society

Aaron C. Kay
Contact Info:
Office Location:  Fuqua Keller Center
Office Phone:  (919) 660-3737
Email Address:   send me a message
Web Page:   http://www.fuqua.duke.edu/faculty/aaron-kay

Teaching (Spring 2018):


Ph.D.Stanford University2005
B.S.McGill University (Canada)1999
Curriculum Vitae
Recent Publications   (More Publications)   (search)

  1. Khenfer, J; Laurin, K; Tafani, E; Roux, E; Kay, AC (2017). Interventionist external agents make specific advice less demotivating. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 73, 189-196. [doi]
  2. Shepherd, S; Eibach, RP; Kay, AC (2017). “One Nation Under God”: The System-Justifying Function of Symbolically Aligning God and Government. Political Psychology, 38(5), 703-720. [doi]  [abs]
  3. Ma, A; Landau, MJ; Narayanan, J; Kay, AC (2017). Thought-control difficulty motivates structure seeking.. Journal of Experimental Psychology: General, 146(8), 1067-1072. [doi]  [abs]
  4. Ma, A; Kay, AC (2017). Compensatory control and ambiguity intolerance. Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes, 140, 46-61. [doi]
  5. Leander, NP; Kay, AC; Chartrand, TL; Payne, BK (2017). An Affect Misattribution Pathway to Perceptions of Intrinsic Reward. Social Cognition, 35(2), 163-180. [doi]  [abs]