Martin Hagger, PhD

Martin Hagger is Professor of Health Psychology in the Department of Psychological Sciences at University of California, Merced, and Visiting Professor in Behavior Change at the University of Jyväskylä, Finland. At UC Merced, he is Chair of the Graduate Programs in Psychological Sciences and Director of the Social and Health Psychology Applied Behavioural Research for Prevention and Promotion (SHARPP) Lab. He is also Adjunct Professor at Griffith University, and has been visiting Professor at the Universities of Rome, Bordeaux, and Genoble, and Hong Kong Baptist University. His research focuses on the psychology of health behavior change. He is currently Senior co-Editor (Health Psychology) of Social Science and Medicine, and editorial board member of eleven other journals. He has received numerous awards including the Clarivate Analytics Highly Cited Researcher Award and the Distinguished Health Psychology Contribution Award from the International Association of Applied Psychology. He is a Fellow of the European Health Psychology Society, Society of Experimental Social Psychology, and the Society for Personality and Social Psychology.