Graduate Students

Jon Gordils


Graduate Student
Entry Year: 2015-2016
Faculty Mentor(s): Jeremy Jamieson

214 Meliora Hall
(585) 275-9154
Fax: (585) 273-1100
jonathan.gordils@rochester.edu

Research Overview

I am interested in social conflict. Currently, I am focusing on interpersonal conflict, looking at the affective, behavioral, and physiological effects underlying this kind of conflict.

LAB WEBSITE: http://socialstresslab.wixsite.com/urochester

Selected Publications

Conference Presentations

  • Gordils, J., Velez, B., & Woodruff, C.C. (2013, August). Promoting Compassion in Physical Minds. Talk presented at the American Psychological Association Annual Convention, Hawaii.
  • Gordils, J., Feinberg, A., Velez, B., & Woodruff, C.C. (2012, July). Determinism and Compassion: The Psychological Effects of Belief in Free Will. Talk presented at the Research Experiences for Undergraduates Symposium at Northern Arizona University.
  • Gordils, J., Feinberg, A., Velez, B., & Woodruff, C.C. (2012, July). Determinism and Compassion: The Psychological Effects of Belief in Free Will. Poster presented at the Research Experiences for Undergraduates Symposium at Northern Arizona University.
  • Gordils, J., Velez, B., & Woodruff, C.C. (2012, July). Self-Other Discrimination and Empathy - An EEG perspective. Poster presented at the Stanford CCARE's The Science of Compassion Conference, Telluride, CO.

Professional Honors and Awards

  • Provost Fellowship Recipient, University of Rochester - 2015-present
  • Louis Stokes Alliances for Minority Participation (LSAMP) Top Student Award, Spring 2013
  • NSF REU Summer Internship Award, Northern Arizona University - Summer 2012
  • Leadership Scholarship Recipient, University of Connecticut, 2009 - 2013

Additional Information

University of Rochester, Rochester, NY                                          2015 -
Pursuing Ph.D., Social Psychology

University of Connecticut - Storrs, CT                                            2009 - 2013
B.S., Psychology & Cognitive Science