Joshua Fuller, PhD

Assistant Professor of Industrial-Organizational Psychology

Office Phone: (951) 552-8147
Office Location: James 133
Office Hours: By Appointment

Degree Major Emphasis Institution Year
PhD Social Psychology Seoul National University 2018
M.A. Clinical Psychology Pepperdine University 2007
B.S. Psychology Central Michigan University 2005
  • Courses Taught

    PSY443 Social Psychology
    BEH383 Research Methods
    IOP503 Industrial Organizational Psychology and Behavior
    IOP563 Positive Organizational Scholarship (Special Topic)
    IOP529 Social Psychology
    IOP553 Research Methods and Statistical Analysis

  • Academic Areas & Scholarly Interests

    Experiencing Meaning in Work
    Personnel Development
    Culture & Cognition
    Employee Relational Dynamics & Interpersonal Interactions
    Productivity in Organizations
    Human Resource Development
    Learning & Motivation
    Global & Multicultural Work Environments

  • Teaching Experience

    Seoul National University
    Woosong University

  • Research, Presentations, & Publications

    McMahan, E. A., Choi, I., Kwon, Y., Choi, J., Fuller, J. A., & Parker, J. (2015). Some Implications of Believing That Happiness Involves the Absence of Pain: Negative Hedonic Beliefs Exacerbate the Effects of Stress on Well-Being. Journal of Happiness Studies, 1-25.

    Nelson, S. K., Fuller, J. A., Choi, I., & Lyubomirsky, S. (2014). Beyond Self-Protection: Self-Affirmation Benefits Hedonic and Eudaimonic Well-Being. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 40(8), 998-1011.

    Budescu, D. V., Por, H., Balassiano, M., Barbopoulos, I., Broomell, S., Fuller, J. A., Gonzalez- 3 Vallejo, C., Hadar, L., Hansla, A., Hoelzl, E., Hichy, Z., Juanchich, M., Maydeu-Olivares, A., Nakamura, K., Onkal, D., Sirota, M., Smithson, M., Sokolowska, J., Villejoubert, G., & Witteman, C. (2013). The 2012 Cross-National Study of Uncertainty and Perceptions of Global Climate Change. Talk presented at Subjective Probability, Utility, and Decision Making 24: Barcelona, Spain.

    Fuller, J. A. & Choi, I. (2012). A Better Kind of Happiness: Insights from Hedonic and Eudaimonic Interventions. Annual Conference of the Korean Psychological Association, (2011), 278-278.

    Kwan, Y., Fuller, J. A., Choi, I. (2013). The Impact of Belief in Negative Experience Avoidance on Happiness. Annual Conference of the Korean Psychological Association 2013 (1), 194-194.

  • Church Membership & Activities

    My family and I recently moved to the area from South Korea and are actively seeking Korean communities. We're currently attending East Sarang Community Church.

  • Community Service & Involvement

    Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology 2017- Present
    California Psychological Association 2017 - Present
    Academy of Management, 2015 - Present
    Academy of Consumer Research 2015 - present
    American Psychological Association, 2012 - Present
    The Society for Psychological Study of Social Issues, 2009 - Present

  • Interests & Hobbies

    Rock Climbing
    Playing with my children

  • Personal Philosophy

    Romans 8:28
    And we know that in all things God works for the good of those who love him, who have been called according to his purpose.

    Love Wins