Areas of Research Specialization
Group Processes, Social Psychology, Theory Construction, Experimental Research
Status characteristics, performance expectations, and influence behaviour in task groups; Gender, biased evaluations, and competence double standards in the workplace; Topics in the social psychology of immigration
The UBC Department of Sociology has recently established the Martha Foschi Award for Excellence in Research and Teaching, to be presented bi-annually starting October 2014. She continues to be an active member of the Department.