Asia Eaton is a feminist social psychologist and Associate Professor in Psychology at Florida International University (FIU), where she directs the Power, Women, and Relationships (PWR) Lab. She is the Program Director of the new Psychology Ph.D. track in Applied Social and Cultural Psychology, as well as being a core faculty member in the Developmental Psychology and I-O Psychology tracks. She supervises Ph.D. students in all programs.
Asia is currently an Associate Editor for Psychology of Women Quarterly (PWQ), and a Consulting Editor for Social Issues and Policy Review and Journal of Business and Psychology. She has also served in Editorial roles for American Psychologist, Journal of Social Issues, and Sex Roles. She was elected to serve on SPSSI council for 2018-2021, and has received the Emerging Leadership Award from the Committee for Women in Psychology (2019), SPSSI’s Outstanding Teaching and Mentoring Award (2019), and SPSSI’s Michele Alexander Early Career Award (2016). At FIU, she has won the most prestigious faculty award for advising and mentorship, as well as awards for engagement, research, and teaching. She is also an APA Fellow in Divisions 9 (SPSSI) and 35 (SPW).
Since 2016 Asia has served as Head of Research for Cyber Civil Rights Initiative (CCRI), which is working to understand and end the emerging epidemic of nonconsensual porn in the U.S. She is also working with leadership at Lotus House to better understand and meet the needs of women experiencing homelessness.
Asia received a Ph.D. and M.A. in Psychology (Social), with a minor in Statistics, from the University of Chicago. She completed her undergraduate work at Carnegie Mellon University, receiving a B.S. in Psychology and a B.A. in Philosophy. She also recently earned a M.S. in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from FIU.
See her CV HERE
See her Psychology Today blog HERE
See her profile in Psychology’s Feminist Voices HERE
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