Norbert Schwarz

Norbert Schwarz is Provost Professor in the Department of Psychology and Marshall School of Business at the University of Southern California in Los Angeles. He received a PhD in sociology from the University of Mannheim, Germany (1980) and was previously affiliated with the University of Heidelberg, Germany (1981-1992), ZUMA, a social science research center in Mannheim, Germany (1987-1992), and the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, Michigan (1993-2013). He is a member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences and the German National Academy of Science Leopoldina.  His research focuses on the situated, embodied, and experiential nature of human judgment and its implications for social science research.