brief CV last updated 1 August 2016

Michael Philipp

Lecturer, School of Psychology, Massey University


Ph.D.        Psychology, University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD

M.A.         Psychology, University of Northern Iowa, Cedar Falls, IA

M.A.         Communication, University of Maryland, College Park, MD

B.A.         Communication, University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL


Hagger, M. S., Chatzisarantis, N. L. D., Alberts, H., Anggono, C. O., Batailler, C., Birt, A., . . . Philipp, M., . . . Zwienenberg, M. (2016). A multi-lab pre-registered replication of the ego- depletion effect. Perspectives on Psychological Science, 11, 546-573. doi: 10.1177/1745691616652873

Bear, T, Philipp, M., Hill, S, & Mundel, T. (2016). A preliminary study on how hypohydration affects pain perception. Psychophysiology, 53, 605–610. doi: 10.1111/psyp.12610

Greenaway, K. H., Storrs, K. R., Philipp, M. C., Louis, W. R., Hornsey, M. J., & Vohs, K. D. (2015). Loss of control stimulates approach motivation. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 56, 235-241. doi: 10.1016/j.jesp.2014.10.009

Yeung, P., Towers, A., La Grow, S., Philipp, M., Alpass, & F. Stephens, C. (2015). Mobility, satisfaction with functional capacity, and perceived quality of life (PQOL) in older persons with self-reported visual impairment: The pathway between ability to get around and PQOL. Disability and Rehabilitation, 37, 113-120. doi 10.3109/09638288.2014.910559

Owren, M., Philipp, M., Vanman, E., Trivedi, N., Schulman, A., & Bachorowski, J. (2013). Understanding spontaneous human laughter. In E. Altenmüller, S. Schmidt, & E. Zimmerman (Eds.), Evolution of emotional communication: From sounds in nonhuman mammals to speech and music in man. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Philipp, M., Storrs, K., & Vanman, E. (2012). Sociality of facial expressions in immersive virtual environments: A facial EMG study. Biological Psychology, 91, 17-21. doi:10.1016/j.biopsycho.2012.05.008

Pavitt, C., Philipp, M., & Johnson, K. K.  (2004).  Who owns a group’s proposals: The initiator or the group as a whole? Communication Research Reports, 21, 221-230. doi: 10.1080/08824090409359984


Recent Teaching

• Advanced Experimental Psychology (postgrad; 2016), course coordinator

• Psychological Research: Principles of Design (postgrad; yearly), course coordinator

• Introduction to Psychological Research (undergrad; yearly), course coordinator

• Special Topic: Social Cognition Theory and Research (postgrad; 2015), course coordinator


in progress 

              Wendy Holley-Boen (co-supervisor, PhD, Education, Massey)

              Katie Knapp (co-supervisor, PhD, Psychology, Massey)

              Liz Nath (co-supervisor, PhD, Psychology, Massey)

              Tracy Cannon (Honours, Psychology, Massey)

              Shabeena Hussain (Honours, Psychology, Massey)

              Linda Krug (Honours, Psychology, Massey)

              Tayla Reti (Honours, Psychology, Massey)

2014      Olivia Williams (Honours, Psychology, Massey)              

2012      Sarah Duffield (Honours, Psychology, Univ of Queensland)

              Laura Lombardo (Honours, Psychology, Univ of Queensland)

              Magen Seymour-Smith (Honours, Psychology, Univ of Queensland)

              Micheal Simpson (Honours, Psychology, Univ of Queensland)

Ad Hoc Reviewing:

Australian Journal of Psychology, Biological Psychology, British Journal of Social Psychology, Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, Journal of Pacific Rim Psychology, PLOS ONE, Theory & Psychology