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This information is made available in order to facilitate research, mentorship, and teaching opportunities among scholars interested in the psychological study of religion. ALL other uses are prohibited. Name and Title
      Michael E. Nielsen, Ph.D., Associate Professor
Institutional Affiliation
      Georgia Southern University
Mailing Address
      Department of Psychology, Georgia Southern University, Statesboro, GA 30460-8041, USA
Email AddressResearch Interests
      My primary research interests focus on the development and resolution of psychological and interpersonal conflicts that involve religion. I also am interested in cultural differences in religious belief and practice, and in how religion influences interpersonal judgments.
Representative Publications
    • Nielsen, M. E. (1998). An assessment of religious conflicts and resolutions. Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion, 37, 181-190.
    • Nielsen, M. E., & Fultz, J. (1997). An alternative view of religious complexity. The International Journal for the Psychology of Religion, 7, 23-36.
    • Nielsen, M. E., & Fultz, J. (1995). Furthern examination of the relationships of religious orientation to religious conflict. Review of Religious Research, 36, 369-381.
    • Nielsen, M. E. (1994 / revised 2000). Nielsen's Psychology of Religion. WWW resource pages, accessed http://www.psywww.com/psyrelig/.
Research Keywords
      Measurement, Social Psychology
Psychology and Religion Courses, Seminars, or Programs Taught
      Undergraduate: Psychology of Religion. Graduate: Religion and Mental Health.
Relevant Degrees or Certificates Available at Institution
      B.A., B.S., M.S. (experimental and clinical emphases available at Master's level)
Languages Spoken
      English

 

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