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Mark Rubin

  • MSc, PhD
  • Associate Professor
  • The University of Newcastle, Australia
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Research interests

social exclusionsocial integrationneed for closureintergroup relationsoutgroup homogeneity effectingroup overexclusion effectperceived group variabilitysocioeconomic statussocial classsocial identityand stereotyping.prejudice


I’m a social psychologist who has published over 70 articles in the areas of social identity, stereotyping, prejudice, and social exclusion, including research on counterstereotypicality, ingroup identification, intergroup contact, and perceived group variability. My other research interests include individualism and collectivism, risk-taking, city evaluation, the need for closure, social class, and mental health. For more information about my work, please visit my research website at:


Co-authors (83)

Publications (5)

  • Addressing Evidential and Theoretical Inconsistencies in System-Justification Theory with a Social Identity Model of System Attitudes

    • Owuamalam C
    • Rubin M
    • Spears R
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  • A cross-sectional investigation of parenting style and friendship as mediators of the relation between social class and mental health in a university community

    • Rubin M
    • Kelly B
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  • Age differences explain social class differences in students’ friendship at university: implications for transition and retention

    • Rubin M
    • Wright C
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  • Proceedings of the 14 Th European Conference on

    • Morrison T
    • Rubin M
  • Constructing and validating a new measure of ingroup identification.

    • Milanov M
    • Rubin M
    • Paolini S


Journal of Theoretical Social Psychology

Associate Editor

2017 - Present

Professional experience

Associate Professor

The University of Newcastle, Australia

October 2001 - Present


Doctor of Philosophy

University of Wales, Cardiff University, UK

January 1997 - May 2000(3 years)

Master of Science

University of London, London School of Economics and Political Science, UK

January 1993 - August 1994(2 years)

Bachelor of Science

University of Newcastle-upon-Tyne, UK

January 1991 - July 1993(3 years)