Peter J. McEachern

Peter J. McEachern

Graduate Teaching Assistant

Industrial/Organizational Psychology: The employee-organization relationship, organizational justice and fairness perceptions, employee health and wellbeing

Pete McEachern is a first-year master's degree student in Mason's Industrial/Organizational Psychology program. Broadly speaking, he is interested in the application of political psychology concepts to the study of workplaces. 

Past projects have examined 1) the relationship between social media use and intellectual humility, and 2) the influence of socioeconomic status on the attitudinal antecedents of labor union participation.

Selected Publications

McEachern, P. J., & Budnick, C. J. (2020). Socioeconomic differences in worker involvement in labor union activities. The Psi Chi Journal of Psychological Research, 25(3), 278-290. https://doi.org/10.24839/2325-7342.JN25.3.278 (for full text, scroll down to the article abstract and click on the title)

Grants and Fellowships

Southern Connecticut State University Undergraduate Summer Research Fellowship - Summer 2019

Courses Taught

As Graduate Teaching Assistant:

MGMT 313 Organizational Behavior (Writing Intensive) - Fall 2021, Spring 2021

Education

B.S. Applied Psychology, Southern Connecticut State University

Recent Presentations

Zhou, S., Cannon, J. A., McEachern, P. J., & Lee, P. (2020). A process-pattern model of personality and leader behaviors across gender and level. Poster to be presented at the 35th Annual Conference of the Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology (virtual).

Mason, O. A., Kinzler, R. F., McEachern, P. J., Budnick, C. J., & Kahlbaugh, P. (2020). Tweet emotionality and popularity: Does dogmatism moderate relationships with believability? Poster to be presented at the Society of Personality and Social Psychology’s 2021 Annual Meeting (virtual).

Mason, O. A., Kinzler, R. F., McEachern, P. J., Budnick, C. J., & Kahlbaugh, P. (2020). Experientiality and rationality: Examining antecedents of fake news sharing. Poster presented at the New England Psychological Association’s 2020 Annual Meeting (virtual).

McEachern, P. J., Harvey, R., Roux, K., Chernesky, M., Petrucci, B., Cifre, A., & Budnick, C. J. (2019, November). Antecedents of labor union involvement in blue- and white-collar workers. Poster presented at the New England Psychological Association’s 2019 Annual Meeting, Hooksett, NH.