Xiaowen Xu

Assistant Professor of Psychological Sciences


Xiaowen Xu, Assistant Professor of Psychological Sciences, earned her Ph.D. in Social/Personality Psychology from the University of Toronto. Before joining the William & Mary faculty, she served in a postdoctoral position in Psychology at the University of Toronto. Professor Xu’s research focuses on personality and individual differences that underlie political ideology and meaning-making. Her teaching assignments will include Elementary Statistics, Personality Theory, and Motivation and Emotion.