Ph.D. in Sociology, Stanford University (1970).
M.A. in Sociology, Stanford University (1964).
B.A. Honours (equivalent of) in Philosophy, Universidad de Buenos Aires, Argentina (1962).
Areas of Research Specialization
- Social Psychology
- Theory Construction
- Experimental Research
- Cross-Cultural Comparisons
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.